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Isolation for Sam Knob

Isolation Distance: 1.01 miles, 1.62 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakSam Knob
   Peak Elevation: 6040 ft / 1841 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° 19' 57'' N, 82° 52' 39'' W
   35.3325, -82.8775 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-NC
Peak to ILP Bearing: 95° (E)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 3.2 mi², 8.2 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the Peakbagger.com database to the given peak.
Black Balsam Knob
   NHN Elevation: 6214 ft/1894 m
   NHN Location: USA-NC
Peak to NHN Bearing: 95° (E)
NHN Distance: 1.16 mi / 1.86 km
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.15 mi / 0.24 km further away
   174 ft / 53 m higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Sam Knob containing no higher ground than its summit.
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