Mount Whitney

Located in California, Mount Whitney is the highest mountain in the lower 48 United States.

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How far is Mount Whitney from Badwater in Death Valley?

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It is only 76 miles between the highest and lowest points in the contiguous United States.
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Where did mount Whitney get its name?

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Mount Whitney got it's name from U.S geologist Josiah .D. Whitney who surveyed it in 1864.
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What are the physical characteristics of geography?

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Physical characteristics in geography are natural features such as mountains and rivers. The opposite of Physical characteristics is Cultural/Human characteristics, which are man-made features such as buildings, houses, parks etc.
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What is the highest mountain peak in the lower 48 States?

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Mount Whitney in California which is 14,505 feet in elevation. Mount Whitney, at 14,505 feet (4,421 m), is the highest mountain in the contiguous United States.
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How many calories do you burn hiking Mount Whitney?

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there is no way to specifically answer that because it depends on your weight and the effort that is put in
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What animals are in mount Whitney?

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bears and u no wat i haveno clue wat else
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In what state is Mount Whitney?

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California is the state in which Mount Whitney is located. The summit is the highest of all of the summits in the 48 contiguous states of the United States of America. It towers 14,505 feet/4,421 meters in height. It's only 76 miles/122 kilometrs from Badwater, which is the lowest point in the Death Valley National Park and indeed in all of North America. Mount Whitney is found in eastern California. It straddles the bounday of Inyo and Tulare counties. It includes parts of Sequoia National Park, the John Muir Trail, and the Inyo National Forest.
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Where is Mount Whitney located?

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In the Sierra Nevada, Mountain Range of California.
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Is MT Krakatau dormant?

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No, it last erupted in February of 2017.
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What county in California is Mount Whitney in?

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Mount Whitney is located at the boundary between Inyo and Tulare counties.
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How tall is Mount Whitney in California?

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On the U.S. Forest Service's map, Mount Whitney is 14,495 feet tall. On the U.S. Geological Survey map, it is 14,491 feet tall. And, in the National Geodetic Survey's records, Whitney is 14,497 feet tall. We still don't know the exact one.
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What is the tallest mountain in Minnesota?

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Eagle mountain is the tallest mountain in Minnesota at 2,297 ft or 700.13 m. Located in Cook County in Northeast Minnesota.
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How much does an American Pika weigh?

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Ochotona princeps, The American Pika, weighs in at a whopping three-and- three-quarters to four-and-one-half OUNCES. That's about a quarter of a pound. In metric, it's about 108-128 GRAMS. Please click on the related link below for more information about this high-altitude herbivorous relative of rabbits and hares.
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Where is the tallest mountain in the lower 48 located?

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Mt. Whitney is the highest mountain in the contiguous United States. It is located in the Sierra Nevada Range in California. Its elevation is 14,505 feet (4,421 m).