Template talk:Generic:Map Features:natural

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natural=hill

You should not add a tag that is not clear what is its meaning. You can read on the wiki page:

The difference between natural=hill and natural=peak is not clear, and the classification might be contended.

Only a small number of features hills have been mapped, compared to natural=peak and tagging has not settled on a consensus.

Maybe we need a discussion about the status of this tag. --geozeisig (talk) 06:57, 19 September 2018 (UTC)

Border between natural=hill and natural=peak for some objects is not clear, but meaning of natural=hill is clear Mateusz Konieczny (talk) 15:35, 20 September 2018 (UTC)
Some definitions would be good?

Hill=A small portion of the earth’s surface elevated above its surroundings, of lower altitude than a mountain. Generally its altitude is less than 300 metres above the surrounding country but this can change in areas of low relief.

Peak = A prominent point of a hill or mountain. The separately named summits on a range of hills or mountains.

The difference is the prominence - a peak stands out tall and proud. Warin61 (talk) 07:02, 19 April 2019 (UTC)