Isolation for The Knob

Isolation Distance: 1.11 miles, 1.78 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakThe Knob
   Peak Elevation: 2240 ft / 683 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° 57' 36'' N, 79° 29' 57'' W
   37.96, -79.4992 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-VA
Peak to ILP Bearing: 179° (S)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 3.8 mi², 10.0 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the database to the given peak.
Forge Mountain
   NHN Elevation: 2967 ft/904 m
   NHN Location: USA-VA
Peak to NHN Bearing: 179° (S)
NHN Distance: 3.15 mi / 5.07 km
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   2.04 mi / 3.29 km further away
   727 ft / 221 m higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on The Knob containing no higher ground than its summit.
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