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.gitignore Initial structure May 15, 2018

Mountain Prominence Calculator

This calculator is part of the PeakVisor service and is used for prominence evaluation of all the mountains in the world. Here you may refresh the basics about Topological Prominence and related terms.

Source data

The calculator requires:

  • a set of Digital Elevation Model cells - check our guide on how to prepare DEMs for the run
  • a list of peaks with their elevations for which to calculate prominences - check the sample file

Prominence calculations

Interpreting results

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