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Mountain View Estates, Alabama

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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Mountain View Estates.

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How Far From Mountain View Estates to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Mountain View Estates to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Mountain View Estates to:

  • Montgomery [Map], which is the Seat of Montgomery County, lies just to the Southwest.
  • Montgomery [Map], which is the State Capital of Alabama, lies just to the Southwest (SW).
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 683 miles [1,099.2 km] to the Northeast (NE). If you could drive a straight line from Mountain View Estates to White House, with an average speed<2>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take just about two full days to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 39 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 27 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,581 miles [10,591.1 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<4>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba [Map]) is 7,284 miles [11,722.5 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,162 miles [8,307.4 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Mountain View Estates ...

We have found 16 communities that share the name Mountain View Estates.

While the name Mountain View Estates is unique within Alabama, we know of another 16 communities with the same name in the United States.


Communities Located Beyond Alabama

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Arizona

Yavapai County

Our profile page for Mountain View Estates, Yavapai County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,479 miles [2,380.2 km] to the West Northwest

Colorado

Adams County

Our profile page for Mountain View Estates, Adams County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,168 miles [1,879.7 km] to the West Northwest

Jefferson County

Our profile page for Mountain View Estates, Jefferson County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,168 miles [1,879.7 km] to the West Northwest

Maryland

Harford County

Our profile page for Mountain View Estates, Harford County   [Map]
Distance: About 737 miles [1,186.1 km] to the Northeast

Montgomery County

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Distance: About 683 miles [1,099.2 km] to the Northeast

Washington County

Our profile page for Mountain View Estates, Washington County   [Map]
Distance: About 687 miles [1,105.6 km] to the Northeast

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North Carolina

Davidson County

Our profile page for Mountain View Estates, Davidson County   [Map]
Distance: About 409 miles [658.2 km] to the Northeast

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Pennsylvania

Cumberland County

Our profile page for Mountain View Estates, Cumberland County   [Map]
Distance: About 751 miles [1,208.6 km] to the Northeast

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Tennessee

Cumberland County

Our profile page for Mountain View Estates, Cumberland County   [Map]
Distance: About 255 miles [410.4 km] to the North Northeast

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Texas

Bell County

Our profile page for Mountain View Estates, Bell County   [Map]
Distance: About 684 miles [1,100.8 km] to the West

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Utah

Weber County

Our profile page for Mountain View Estates, Weber County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,536 miles [2,472 km] to the West Northwest

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Vermont

Bennington County

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Distance: About 1,033 miles [1,662.5 km] to the Northeast

Rutland County

Our profile page for Mountain View Estates, Rutland County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,058 miles [1,702.7 km] to the Northeast

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Virginia

Montgomery County

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Distance: About 469 miles [754.8 km] to the Northeast

Prince William County

Our profile page for Mountain View Estates, Prince William County   [Map]
Distance: About 656 miles [1,055.7 km] to the Northeast

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West Virginia

Greenbrier County

Our profile page for Mountain View Estates, Greenbrier County   [Map]
Distance: About 496 miles [798.2 km] to the Northeast

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mountain View Estates. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Montgomery County: www.mc-ala.org/

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Mountain View Estates. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mountain View Estates) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mountain View Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3785, Longitude: -86.2227     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mountain View Estates have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.

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<3>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Mountain View Estates to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.

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<4>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Jerusalem is 313.257 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 308.646 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 310.308 degrees.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Mountain View Estates.



 
 
 

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