Isolation for Back Creek Mountain

Isolation Distance: 1.1 miles, 1.77 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakBack Creek Mountain
   Peak Elevation: 2804 ft / 855 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° 34' 3'' N, 79° 41' 21'' W
   37.5675, -79.6892 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-VA
Peak to ILP Bearing: 170° (S)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 3.8 mi², 9.8 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the database to the given peak.
Purgatory Mountain
   NHN Elevation: 2995 ft/913 m
   NHN Location: USA-VA
Peak to NHN Bearing: 170° (S)
NHN Distance: 1.44 mi / 2.32 km
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.34 mi / 0.55 km further away
   191 ft / 58 m higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Back Creek Mountain containing no higher ground than its summit.
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