World's Highest Topographically isolated summits

4. World's Highest Topographically isolated summits
WHS containing one of the World's 40 most isolated summits. (Isolation in kms/Ht in m)
"The topographic isolation of a summit is the Great Circle distance to the nearest point of equal elevation. Topographic isolation represents a radius of dominance in which the summit is the highest point." (Wiki). See here.
Isolation Map - link.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Fujisan 28th, 2076.66 km
Hawaii Volcanoes Mauna Kea 8th most isolated (3947/4205)
Heard and McDonald Islands Mawson Peak, Heard Island 30th most isolated (2046/2745)
Huascaran National Park 25th most isolated (2196/6746)
Kilimanjaro National Park 4th most isolated (5509/5895)
Kinabalu Park Mt Kinabalu 19th most isolated (2513/4095)
Lorentz National Park Puncak Jaya 5th most isolated (5261/4884)
Pitons of Reunion Piton de Neiges 14th most isolated (2766/3071)
Sagarmatha National Park Mt Everest By definition the most isolated (Infinity/8848)
Te Wahipounamu Mt Cook 10th most isolated (3139/37540)


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