Key Col for Purcell Mountain

Col Elevation: 700- feet, 213- meters

Key Col for:Purcell Mountain  (3831 ft/1168 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 700 - 650 ft
    (50-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)66° 22' 24'' N, 156° 38' 54'' W
66.373451, -156.648215 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 3131 ft/955 m
Optimistic: 3181 ft/970 m
Average: 3156 ft/962 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Mount Igikpak
Prominence Parent: Mount Igikpak
Island Parent: Denali
Ridgewalk Distance:300.07 mi/482.92 km
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionNorthwest Arctic

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Alaska-Yukon Ranges
Range3: Alaska Intermountain Ranges
Range4: Kobuk-Koyukuk Ranges
Ridges/DividesAmericas Continental Divide
Drainage Basins
Bering Sea
Pacific Ocean

Selawik Lake
Kotzebue Sound
Chukchi Sea
Arctic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Selawik National Wildlife Refuge
Topo MapShungnak B-2    I66156c5    1:63,360

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Purcell Mountain 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-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Purcell Mountain38313131Americas Continental DivideYukon/Selawik Lake  
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)700 Americas Continental DivideYukon/Selawik Lake45.4345.43
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideYukon/Selawik Lake7.7153.14
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideYukon/Kobuk203.13256.27
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideYukon/Kobuk30.4286.66
LINE PARENT: Mount Igikpak82766076 Noatak/Kobuk13.41300.07
PROM PARENT: Mount Igikpak82766076    
ISLAND PARENT: Denali20,31020,146    

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