Isolation for Purgatory Mountain

Isolation Distance: 4.62 miles, 7.44 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakPurgatory Mountain
   Peak Elevation: 2995 ft / 913 m
   Peak Location: USA-VA
Isolation Limit Point
The ILP for a peak is the closest point of land that is higher in elevation than the peak.
Latitude-Longitude (WGS84):
   37° 37' 15'' N, 79° 38' 51'' W
   37.6208, -79.6475 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-VA
Peak to ILP Bearing: 31° (NNE)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 67.1 mi², 173.9 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the database to the given peak.
Short Hills
   NHN Elevation: 3217 ft/981 m
   NHN Location: USA-VA
Peak to NHN Bearing: 31° (NNE)
NHN Distance: 4.92 mi / 7.92 km
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.3 mi / 0.48 km further away
   222 ft / 68 m higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Purgatory Mountain containing no higher ground than its summit.
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