The Finest Peaks - Prominence and Other Mountain Measures
Trafford Publishing, 2005 - 241 pages
Prominence - a new, compelling measure of mountains that is superior to a simple height metric for both the climbing community and the earth sciences.
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Generating Meaningful Lists of Mountains
Building PromineneeBased Lists
y Prominenee Qriented tllimbers
t1 Prominence Lists
Prominenee Front Runner Lists
E Prominence Maps
Aaron Maizlish Aconcagua Alaska algorithm altitude Andy Martin Appendix arcsecond basin saddle Bob Packard cell map Cerro Chapter VII cliff measure climber climbing Colorado Colorado fourteener compiled connected cutoff value David Metzler defined Dhaulagiri Distaghil Sar divide tree DLPR tree drop measure Edward Earl elevation map feet of prominence Figure foot prominence Gangkar Puensum height higher peak highest Hill Himalaya inverse prominence Island HP John Vitz key saddle Lake large prominence lineage area located mathematical meters miles Mount Chamberlin Mount Elbert Mount Everest Mount Logan Mount McKinley Mount Siple Mount Whitney nearest higher North on-line peak list peak’s prominence island prominence list prominence parent prominence peaks prominence saddle prominence summits prominence-based list proportional prominence quadrangle qualifying rule reference ellipsoid region ridge ruggedness saddle elevation saddle walk sea level selection rule Shan Sierra slope spire measure Table terrain topographic unclimbed United vertical Washington Winprom