Limestone Knob, Kentucky

Prominence: 495 ft, 150 m

Elevation: 1435 feet, 437 meters

True Isolation: 26.63 mi, 42.85 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1434 ft / 437 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 8' 17'' N, 83° 28' 36'' W
38.137927, -83.476582 (Dec Deg)
282954 E 4224016 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
This peak has 1 other candidate high point areas:
AreaElevationMap NameMap View
Main Summit1435Morehead
Area 31420Cranston
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionRowan (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Limestone Knob:
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #394)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 5
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 6)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2003-07-18 by Tom Kiffmeyer
     2016-03-16 by Ben Lostracco (Unsuccessful)
     2016-03-17 by Ben Lostracco

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 495 ft/150 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 515 ft/156 m
  Key Col: 940 ft/287 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 26.63 mi/42.85 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.9275, -83.8858
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Westbrook Mountain  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Cumberland Plateau
Range5: Northern Cumberland Plateau
Drainage BasinsOhio
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Daniel Boone National Forest
Topo MapMorehead O38083b4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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