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Geographically, elevation refers to the geometric height after a fixed reference point. Elevations can be measured by using the Earth’s sea level and the Earth’s center as reference points, but the former is used more commonly.
Mr. Mullins stated that the Five Points existed at the intersection of "Worth, Baxter, and Park Row". This would lie in today's Chinatown. He was close! There is no such intersection. Park Row does not intersect with Baxter. The Five Points can be found where Baxter intersects with Worth (formerly k…
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CHARLES DURNING VETERAN OF DDAY...SILVER STAR AND 3 PURPLE HEARTS Charles Durning was an actor who started in "Tootsie" and "O Brother Where Art Thou", and "The Best Little $$$$$ House in Texas"(his Oscar Nomination). He also starred as the priest on "Everybody Loves Raymond". However, Durning was…
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The lowest place on Earth: The deepest part of the Mariana Trench (or Marianas Trench) north of New Guinea and south of Guam lies 10944 meters, or 35,797 feet, or 6.8 miles below the surface of the ocean. So far, that would be the lowest place you could go on earth. The lowest place on the surfa…
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All of the ten highest mountains are in Alaska.(see the related link)
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War Memorial Stadium (University of Wyoming) at 7,215 feet (2199m) above sea level. From wikipedia: Jonah Field at War Memorial Stadium is an outdoor football stadium on the campus of the University of Wyoming in Laramie, the home field of the Wyoming Cowboys of the Mountain West Conference. It …
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Mean Sea Level There is a point in Cornwall, in the UK, where there is a hatch in a building and underneath is a mark from which mean sea level for the entire world is calculated. It is in Newlyn, I think. Answer MSL is the average between high and low tides, and is a datum point used to de…
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Air pressure affects the boiling point. Water does not ALWAYS boil at 212 degrees F. It only boils at 212 at sea level with pressure at around 14 psi. As you increase altitude, this pressure drops, thus, water will boil at a LOWER temperature. Roughly, the temperature at which water will boil drops …
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Mount McKinley is 20,320 feet (6,194 meters) above sea level
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long island sound
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Fairweather Mountain elevation 15,300 ft in British Columbia. Highest Point: Mount Logan 5,959 M or 19550ft in the Yukon teritory https:/www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/print/ca.html Recent aerial surveys indicate the peak is actually @ 5966 (7m higher) refer to http://www.c…
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mount Everest
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The top of Mount Everest, standing at a height of 8848 meters, 29.030 feet above sea level, it is the highest point on Earth.Mount EverestThe highest point measured from sea level is the summit of Mount Everest, 8,848 m (29,029 ft) above sea level. The point farthest from the Earth's centre is widel…
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Answer Some think its Tibet, which is called the "Roof of the World" I think its Lesotho, which also has the highest low point of any country, at 1400m above MSL, and is called the "Mountain Kingdom"
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Mount Mansfield at 4,395 feet above sea level.
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Tallest Mountain From Sea Level: Mount Everest (in the Himalaya Range near Nepal) is the world's highest mountain peak. When measured from sea level to its summit, it's 29,029 feet tall. Tallest Mountain From the Ocean Floor: Mauna Kea (in Hawaii) is the world's tallest mountain peak. When measur…
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mount marcy at 5,348 feet
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The Himalayan Mountains crosses six countries: Bhutan, Tibet, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Afghanistan. This mountain range stretches 1,700 miles across an area between the states of Assam and Jammu and Kashmir. Most of the Himalayas are located in Nepal, Bhutan and the states of Jammu and Kashmir, H…
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The level of its surface relative to the land. For mapping and other technical purposes the Mean Sea Level at a suitable reference location is used, to allow for the tides. I don't know the American equivalent, but for the UK the reference level is Mean Sea Level measured at Newlyn, Cornwall, as i…
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Mount Everest - 29,028 ft For the source and more detailed information concerning your request, click on the related links section (Wikipedia) indicated directly below this answer section.
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The pressure of liquid acting on a container or other body increases at the rate of 1 atmosphere or about 14.7 lbs. per square inch for every increase of 33 feet in depth. So doing the math results in: 400ft./33ft. = 12.121. Multiplying that by 14.7 lbs. per square inch yields about 178 lbs. per squ…
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Because air is poor at absorbing the heat from the sun as compaired to the ground below it ... thus the air is heated mainly from below.
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the highest mountain is 125000 feet it is new york it is really snowy there.
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Catskill mountains , and adirondack mountains
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4th Street North (between about 22nd Ave N and 1st Ave N is appx 45 feet above sea level. Anywhere east of 1st St to the Bay is in a flood zone. That would exclude 4th St North until you get on the far north part of town near Gandy. Most of that area is in a flood zone. 4th St. N. is probably 8…
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The lowest point in New York State is sea level.
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The highest point of Greenland is the mountain Gunnbjorn (3,700 meters or 12,139 ft).
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Mount Elbrus in the Caucus Mountains of Russia is, with the highest of its twin peaks at 5,642 meters (18510 ft) above sea level, the highest point on the continent of Europe. Mont Blanc, in the French Alps, is the tallest point in Western Europe at 4,800 meters (15,748 ft) above sea level. (A mino…
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Mount Marcy at 5,344 feet above sea level. Marcy's peak is 64 feet taller than the first step on the Colorado Capital in Denver and 1,456 feet taller then the lowest point in Colorado. Marcy's Peak is only 7,823 feet below the highest point in New Mexico. Marcy's Peak towers 232 above the Peak of…
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Mount Everest!!!!
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Answer Internet search indicates highest elevation of 61 feet, mean of 44 ft. The the location of the highest point is the near the Disston Ridge neighborhood, Approximately 38th Ave N and 49th St.
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Depends on the engine and the amount of electricity charged in the battery before going up the hill. For long travel up hill, the electric engine will eventually stop and only the fuel engine will be pulling the car, therefore it may not be very powerful. Most hybrid cars charge electricity (power) …
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Kilimanjaro is the tallest mountain in Africa. The tallest mountain in the world is Mount Everest, in Asia.
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The highest point in the United States of America is Mount Mckinley, located in Alaska. It is 20,321 feet high.
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the level of water H2O, how high the water of sea is right now
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AT&T Park in San Francisco sets right on the ocean. However, it is actually ever so slightly above sea level. It sets at an altitude of 7 feet above sea level.
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Boone is the city in North Carolina that has the highest elevation.
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Cost of conducting a Survey depends upon : 1) Are you designing you survey of your own OR hiring a professional for that. 2) Is your Survey hosted on a free Survey Site ? 3) What are your priorities with Survey respondents ? 4) Which Survey Company or website you are using to conduct Survey? Re…
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The three tallest/highest mountains in the world are: 1. Mount Everest - 8,848 meters 2. K2 - 8,611 meters 3. Kangchenjunga - 8,586 meters
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Answer Medial rotation of the arm can be performed by a combination of muscles: pectoralis major, subscapularis, and teres major. Also to a lesser extent, the latissmus dorsi can too.
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Answer Yes, the 3D position is provided if there are four GPS satellites in view. The first grant for TIMATION, the main source for GPS, came from NAVAIR.
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Mount Washington, the highest peak in the northeastern U.S., attains an elevation of 6,288 feet above sea level.
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Ashkabad is at the highest altitude on 741m Riyadh is on 650/620 Baghdad at 38 unsure of Beijing
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The tallest mountain in the U.S., and all of North America, is Mt. McKinley (also called Denali), which stands at 6,196 meters.
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Mount Everest is the tallest mountain in the world at 29,029 ft (8,848 m) and it is in the himilayers of asia. it is also known as Qomolangma
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Wenquan , china
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La Paz, Bolivia is the capital with the highest elevation in the world. La Paz is the "de facto" capital of Bolivia. The official capital of Bolivia is Sucre and it is the seat of Justice. La Paz has more government departments, hence the "de facto" qualifier. If you do not consider La Paz a capital…
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France's highest elevation is Mont Blanc
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which Wakefield, Wakefield New Hampshire 1110 feet above sea level, Wakefield MA, 100 feet. There is a Wakefield in Australia at 350 metres above sea level. Wakefield in England about 300 feet
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Eagle Mountain...2301 feet...in the far Northeastern part of the state.
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The Tallest Mountain in Alaska: The tallest mountain in Alaska is Mount McKinley, altitude 6193.7m (20,320ft). It is also known as Denali by Alaskans. It is also commonly referred to simply as "The Mountain" by many Alaskans.
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topographic map
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As we rise in the troposphere, the lowest division of the atmosphere, the temperature on the average falls at about 3.5 degrees Fahrenheit. This is called the dry adiabatic lapse rate and holds until we reach the stratosphere at about 8-10 miles at which point the temperature, which has cooled to ab…
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Mount Everest is earth's highest point above sea level. It is located in the central Himalaya Mountains on the border of Nepal and Tibet. Its peak is 29,029 feet above sea level.
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The Rocky Mountains. The tallest single-standing mountain is Mt. McKinley in Alaska. That was a good question!Alaska range for all of the US and Sierra Nevada in the contenental US
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about 177
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k2 is the second largest mountain in the world and is in Pakistan.
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The lowest underwater point is the Marianas Trench in the western Pacific Ocean near the Mariana Islands. It is some 11 km deep (10900 m, 6.78 miles). The lowest point on land is the shore of the Dead Sea, bordering Israel and Jordan. The surface of the sea is 418 m (1,371 ft) below sea level.*Becau…
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K2 is the second highest mountain in Asia and the world. Its elevation is 8,611 m (28,251 ft).
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its mount everest. hehe just kidding
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Mt Everest is the tallest at above sea level at 8,848 metres. It is located in the Himalayas on the Nepal/China border. :)
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The elevation of San Marcos, California is varies depending on location in the city. It ranges from 581 feet above sea level to 664 feet above sea level.
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Elevation is the height of a landform above sea level.
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the average elevation of Europe is 980 Ft.
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We call this "elevation".
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The highest mountain peak in North America is Denali which used to be called Mt. McKinley. It is 20,310 feet (6,190 m) above sea level. Denali is located in Alaska. The Koyukon people inhabit the area around the mountain. They have referred to the peak as "Denali" for centuries. The name Mt. McKinle…
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Norway has the highest elevation.
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The highest elevation in Paris is often mistakenly listed in guidebooks as Sacre Couer in Montmartre. In actuality, though, that distinction belongs to Rue du Telegraphe on a hill of Belleville. Sacre Couer is located at 426 feet abouve sea level, whereas Rue du Telegraphe is 485 feet above sea leve…
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Hymalayas are the most common because of Mount Everest, the highest mountain in the world. Others can add to this because I gotta go. (=
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the height of land above sea level
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The Gulf of Mexico.
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The elevation of Connecticut ranges from sea level at the shore to 2380 feet above sea level, in the northwest corner, with an mean elevation of 500 feet.
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National Geographic Magazine considers La Rinconada, Peru the city with the highest elevation, while Guinness Book of World Records considers Wenzhuan, China the city with the highest elevation. Wenzhuan, China 16,732 feet (5099 m) according to Guinness Book of World Records La Rinconada, Peru 16,…
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La Paz, the administrative and de facto capital of Bolivia, stands at an altitude of 11,913 feet above sea level, making it the highest capital city.
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Mount Everest
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The lowest point in New Hampshire is sea level.
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Mount McKinley or Denali in Alaska, USA is the highest mountain peak in North America and the United States, with a summit elevation of 20,320 feet (6,194 m) above sea level. The CIA World Factbook lists its summit elevation as 6,198 metres (20,335 ft). It is the centerpiece of Denali National Park …
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The tallest mountain in the world is Mount Everest at 29,028 feet. It was first climbed by Sir Edmund Hilary in May 1953.
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The tallest mountain above sea-level is Mt. Everest: 8,848 metres. This is in the Himalayas (in Asia). There's a mountain that's taller, but only if you count the part that's in the ocean: Mauna Kea, in Hawaii.
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La Paz, Bolivia is the capital with the highest elevation in the world. But La Paz is only the "de facto" capital of Bolivia. The official capital of Bolivia is Sucre and it is the seat of Justice. La Paz has more government departments, and is where the executive and legislative branches are headqu…
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The height above or below sea level is "elevation". Altitude is used only for distance above sea level.
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Because of this, temperatures become cooler as you go higher above sea levelBecause of elevation temperatures become cooler as you go higher above sea level.
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The lowest point on earth is the Dead Sea which borders Israel and Jordan.
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Death Valley, CA
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0-2 feet
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If you measure from sea level, Mt. Everest is highest. If you measure from the center of the earth, Mt. Chimborazo is highest.
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The seaside of Black Sea: 0 m.
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The Dead Sea, the lowest elevation point in the world.
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Mount McKinley is 20,320 feet (6,194 meters) above sea level
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The Gulf of Mexico at zero feet above sea level.
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Hawaii is a volcanic island so the highest volcano is 13,600 feet. The average elevation of Hawaii is 3030 ft.
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Whitehouse, Ohio has an elevation of 653 feet. Whitehouse is a small town and has a population of only 3,500 residents.
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