Key Col for Hofsjökull

Col Elevation: 760- meters, 2493- feet

Key Col for:Hofsjökull  (1782 m/5846 ft)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 760 - 740 m
    (20-meter contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)64° 55' 22'' N, 18° 16' 5'' W
64.922646, -18.267954 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1022 m/3353 ft
Optimistic: 1042 m/3419 ft
Average: 1032 m/3386 ft
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Bárðarbunga
Prominence Parent: Hvannadalshnúkur
Island Parent: Hvannadalshnúkur
Ridgewalk Distance:155.34 km/96.53 mi
State/ProvinceNorðurland Eystra

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RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Scandinavia-European Arctic
Range3: Norwegian Sea Islands
Range4: Iceland
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Greenland Sea
Arctic Ocean
Atlantic-North Islands
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Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Hofsjökull to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-mProm-mRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-kmCumulative-km
START: Hofsjökull17821022 Atlantic-North Islands/Greenland Sea  
Hofsjökull-Northeast Summit1763  Atlantic-North Islands/Greenland Sea1.881.88
(Ridge Junction)   Atlantic-North Islands/Greenland Sea21.3223.2
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)760  Atlantic-North Islands/Greenland Sea15.0938.3
(Ridge Junction)   Atlantic-North Islands/Greenland Sea24.9663.26
(Ridge Junction)   Atlantic-North Islands/Greenland Sea11.2674.53
Fjórdungsvatn780  Atlantic-North Islands/Greenland Sea29.27103.79
Tungnafellsjökull1523583 Atlantic-North Islands/Greenland Sea22.37126.17
(Unnamed Col)940  Atlantic-North Islands/Greenland Sea13.62139.78
LINE PARENT: Bárðarbunga2009699 Atlantic-North Islands/Greenland Sea15.56155.34
PROM PARENT: Hvannadalshnúkur21102110    
ISLAND PARENT: Hvannadalshnúkur21102110    

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