Isolation for Thompson Knob

Isolation Distance: 2.85 miles, 4.58 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakThompson Knob
   Peak Elevation: 4192 ft / 1278 m
   Peak Location: USA-NC
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):
   35° 28' 51'' N, 82° 47' 39'' W
   35.4808, -82.7942 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-NC
Peak to ILP Bearing: 199° (SSW)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 25.4 mi², 65.9 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the database to the given peak.
Twelve O'Clock Top
   NHN Elevation: 4800 ft/1463 m
   NHN Location: USA-NC
Peak to NHN Bearing: 200° (SSW)
NHN Distance: 3.64 mi / 5.85 km
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.79 mi / 1.27 km further away
   608 ft / 185 m higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Thompson Knob containing no higher ground than its summit.
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