Isolation for Grandfather Mountain

Isolation Distance: 14.68 miles, 23.62 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakGrandfather Mountain
   Peak Elevation: 5946 ft / 1812 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):
   36° 5' 48'' N, 82° 4' 24'' W
   36.0967, -82.0733 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-NC
Peak to ILP Bearing: 266° (W)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 676.7 mi², 1,752.7 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the database to the given peak.
Grassy Ridge
   NHN Elevation: 6120 ft/1865 m
   NHN Location: USA-NC
Peak to NHN Bearing: 266° (W)
NHN Distance: 14.83 mi / 23.87 km
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.15 mi / 0.25 km further away
   174 ft / 53 m higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Grandfather Mountain containing no higher ground than its summit.
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