Mound Benchmark, Illinois

Prominence: 72 ft, 22 m

Elevation: 682 feet, 208 meters

True Isolation: 11.91 mi, 19.18 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 682 ft / 208 m
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 4' 5'' N, 88° 46' 27'' W
39.068127, -88.774051 (Dec Deg)
346524 E 4325835 N, Zone 16 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionEffingham (Highest Point)

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     Mound Benchmark at Trip Report for Effingham, IL by Jon Mann Trip Report for Effingham, IL by Tim Worth Trip Report for Effingham, IL by John Mitchler

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Lists that contain Mound Benchmark:
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 15
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 16)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-05-04 by Richard Oestreicher
     2020-07-07 by Andrew Karr (Unsuccessful)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 72 ft/22 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 82 ft/25 m
  Key Col: 610 ft/186 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 11.91 mi/19.18 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.1525, -88.9675
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Williamsburg Hill  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Midwest-Great Lakes Area
Range4: Lower Peninsula-Heartland
Range5: South and Central Illinois
Drainage BasinsMississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapAltamont West O39088a7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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