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Communities Also Named Cosmo ...

We have found one communities that share the name Cosmo.

Within Alberta, the name Cosmo is unique.

Beyond Alberta, there is another community also named Cosmo in the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Florida
      • Duval County
      • This Cosmo is located in Duval County and lies 2,317 miles [3,728.9 km]<1> to the east southeast.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cosmo
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Duval County community of Cosmo.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Cosmo ...

As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always wonder about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

  • Birch Cove
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Birch Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Birch Cove
    • Birch Cove lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Cosmo
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birch Cove
  • Castle Island
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castle Island came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Castle Island
    • Castle Island lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Cosmo
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castle Island
  • Green Court
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Court came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Court
    • Green Court lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the west of Cosmo
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Court
  • Gunn
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gunn came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gunn
    • Gunn lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Cosmo
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gunn
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    • Rich Valley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rich Valley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rich Valley
      • Rich Valley lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the east of Cosmo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rich Valley
    • Silver Sands
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silver Sands
      • Silver Sands lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the south of Cosmo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silver Sands
    • Sunset Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset Point came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset Point
      • Sunset Point lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Cosmo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Point
    • Tiger Lily
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tiger Lily came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tiger Lily
      • Tiger Lily lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Cosmo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tiger Lily
    • Yellowstone
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yellowstone came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yellowstone
      • Yellowstone lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Cosmo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yellowstone

How Far From Cosmo 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 Cosmo to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Cosmo and extending to:

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    • Edmonton, which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies 59 miles [95 km]<1> to the east southeast (ESE). If you could walk a straight line from Cosmo to Edmonton, with an average speed<3> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take most of three days to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take about three full days.
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,816 miles [2,922.6 km] to the east (E). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take most of three days, a buggy would take 71 days and walking would take 104 days.
    • The shortest distance<4> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,245 miles [10,050.4 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<5>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,010 miles [11,281.5 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<6>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,113 miles [8,228.6 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>

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

The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cosmo) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Cosmo. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cosmo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cosmo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.9417, Longitude: -114.7951    
<2>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<3>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.
<4>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 Cosmo to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<5>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 334.87 degrees.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 335.971 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 321.963 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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