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Juozapine Hill
Lithuania

Juozapinė Hill

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Juozapinės Hill

Juozapinė Hill is a hill located near Vilnius, formerly regarded as the highest point in Lithuania. Its elevation is 292,7 meters (957 feet); its latitude and longitude are 54.4667/25.5667. The status of the highest elevation in Lithuania is now being attributed to Aukštojas Hill (293,84 meters). Juozapinė Hill is in fact only the third highest elevation in Lithuania, the second being Kruopinė (Žybartonys) Hill (293,65 meters) situated approximately 10 kilometers west of Juozapinė Hill.


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Juozapinės kalnas




Juozapinės kalnas Medininkų aukštumos žemėlapyje

Juozap?nės k?lnas – kalva apie 23,5 km į pietryčius nuo Vilniaus, netoli Baltarusijos sienos (~4 km), apie 1 km į pietvakarius nuo Medininkų gyvenvietės. Medininkų aukštumos moreniniame masyve.

Kalno šlaitai lėkšti, išraižyti raguvų, šiaurėje šlaitas apaugęs mišku. Kalva susidariusi iš moreninio priemolio ir priesmėlio. Susidarė priešpaskutiniame ledynmetyje. Priklauso Juozapinės valstybiniam germorfologiniam draustiniui.

293,6 m virš jūros lygio Juozapinės kalva ilgai buvo laikoma aukščiausiu Lietuvos tašku. Bet 2004 m. Vilniaus Gedimino technikos universiteto specialistai nustatė, kad aukščiausias Lietuvos taškas yra netoliese esantis Aukštojas (293,84 m).

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