So far, we have found very little information about Turkestan. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
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Our information shows that the community of Turkestan is historic. The information below applies to the area where Turkestan would have been located.
Time Zone: The area where Turkestan was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)
Elevation: 270 feet [82.3 m] above sea level<2>
GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>
For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Turkestan. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7768, Longitude: -87.1550 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Turkestan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds
|Lat: ||31° 46' 36"|
|Lon: ||-87° 9' 18"|
Name of USGS Topo Map:<4> Nadawah
Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Turkestan
|GNIS ID: 157176 |
|FIPS State / Place Code: 01 / 77136 |
(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Turkestan)