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Moosic Mountains
Wind turbines on High Knob in the Moosic Mountains
Wind turbines on High Knob in the Moosic Mountains
Highest point
Elevation 2,323 ft (708 m)
Geography
Moosic Mountains in Pennsylvania
Country  United States
State/Province Pennsylvania
Range coordinates 41°29′42″N 75°28′22.8″W / 41.49500°N 75.473000°W / 41.49500; -75.473000Coordinates: 41°29′42″N 75°28′22.8″W / 41.49500°N 75.473000°W / 41.49500; -75.473000

The Moosic Mountains is a mountain range in northeastern Pennsylvania that stretches from Scranton to Mount Pleasant Township, a distance of roughly 32 miles. The high point of the range is in Jefferson Township, at an elevation of 2,323 feet (708 meters) above sea level, which is the highest point in the Pocono Plateau, ranking 27th highest in Pennsylvania.

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