Triple divide

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A triple divide or triple watershed is a point on the Earth's surface where three drainage basins meet.wikipedia
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Drainage divide

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A triple divide results from the intersection of two drainage divides.
A triple divide is a point, often a summit, where two drainage divides intersect.

Triple Divide Peak (Montana)

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Triple Divide Peak in Montana is considered the triple divide "hydrological apex" of North America, though Snow Dome on the Alberta-British Columbia border also has a claim depending on how the Arctic and Atlantic oceans are defined.
The summit of the peak, the hydrological apex of the North American continent, is the point where two of the principal continental divides in North America converge, the Continental Divide of the Americas and the Northern or Laurentian Divide.

Snow Dome (Canada)

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Triple Divide Peak in Montana is considered the triple divide "hydrological apex" of North America, though Snow Dome on the Alberta-British Columbia border also has a claim depending on how the Arctic and Atlantic oceans are defined.
The mountain is one of two hydrological apexes of North America; it is a major triple divide between three great drainage basins.

Kissimmee River

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The Kissimmee River watershed of 3000 sqmi is adjacent to the Eastern Continental Divide, with triple watershed points at the Miami (north), Withlacoochee (northwest), and Peace (west) rivers' watersheds and the Lake Okeechobee watershed (southwest).

Young Lick

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* Young Lick Knob, Georgia: (Savannah, Apalachicola, Mississippi)
More importantly, Young Lick is a "triple-divide" peak on the Eastern Continental Divide, with rainfall from its summit flowing into three completely separate major basins.

Allegheny River

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The Allegheny River rises in north central Pennsylvania, on Cobb Hill in Alleghany Township in north central Potter County, 8 miles (16 km) south of the New York border and a few miles northwest of the eastern triple divide.

Three Waters Mountain

The mountain receives its name from being the triple point between the watersheds of the Colorado, Columbia, and Mississippi Rivers.

Continental divide

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* Continental divide
Where two divides intersect, they form a triple divide, where three watersheds meet.

Witenwasserenstock

Close to the summit lies the tripoint border between the cantons of Valais, Uri and Ticino and the triple watershed of the Rhine, Po and Rhône basins.

Lunghin Pass

Lunghin Pass is a mountain pass (2645 m) and a triple watershed near Piz Lunghin in the Swiss canton of Graubünden.

Piz Lunghin

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The notable triple watershed is in fact located 600 metres from the summit itself, at the Lunghin Pass, at 2645 m (46.41353°N, 9.66367°W).

Drainage basin

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A triple divide or triple watershed is a point on the Earth's surface where three drainage basins meet.

Topographic prominence

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Triple divides range from prominent mountain peaks to minor side peaks, down to simple slope changes on a ridge which are otherwise unremarkable.

Groundwater

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Topographic triple divides do not necessarily respect the underground path of water.

Ocean

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The term hydrological apex refers to a triple divide considered the dominant one of a whole continent, because its waters flow into three different oceans.

Alberta

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Triple Divide Peak in Montana is considered the triple divide "hydrological apex" of North America, though Snow Dome on the Alberta-British Columbia border also has a claim depending on how the Arctic and Atlantic oceans are defined.

British Columbia

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Triple Divide Peak in Montana is considered the triple divide "hydrological apex" of North America, though Snow Dome on the Alberta-British Columbia border also has a claim depending on how the Arctic and Atlantic oceans are defined.

Antarctica

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North America is the only continent, excluding the Antarctica ice fields, that has a triple point dividing basins draining into three different oceans.

Arkansas River

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South Fork San Joaquin River

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* Crumbly Spire or Mount Wallace South Peak, Fresno/Inyo counties, California: (South Fork San Joaquin River, San Joaquin River, Owens River)

San Joaquin River

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* Crumbly Spire or Mount Wallace South Peak, Fresno/Inyo counties, California: (South Fork San Joaquin River, San Joaquin River, Owens River)

Owens River

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* Crumbly Spire or Mount Wallace South Peak, Fresno/Inyo counties, California: (South Fork San Joaquin River, San Joaquin River, Owens River)