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Communities Also Named Fallis ...

We have found three communities that share the name Fallis.

Within Alberta, the name Fallis is unique.

Beyond Alberta, we know of another three communities that are located throughout in the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Arkansas
      • Craighead County
      • This Fallis is located in Craighead County and lies 1,684 miles [2,710.1 km]<1> to the southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Craighead County community of Fallis.
    • Kentucky
      • Henry County
      • This Fallis is located in Henry County and lies 1,743 miles [2,805.1 km]<1> to the east southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Henry County community of Fallis.
    • Oklahoma
      • Lincoln County
      • This Fallis is located in Lincoln County and lies 1,493 miles [2,402.8 km]<1> to the southeast.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Lincoln County community of Fallis.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Fallis ...

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>
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    • Birch Cove lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the north of Fallis
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  • 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>
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    • Castle Island lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Fallis
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  • Gunn
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gunn came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Gunn lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Fallis
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  • Keephills
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keephills came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Keephills lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the south of Fallis
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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 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Fallis
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    • Rolling Heights
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rolling Heights
      • Rolling Heights lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the east of Fallis
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    • Silver Sands
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silver Sands
      • Silver Sands lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the west of Fallis
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    • Sunrise Beach
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunrise Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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      • Sunrise Beach lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northeast of Fallis
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    • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Fallis
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    • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Fallis
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How Far From Fallis to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Fallis to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

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    • Edmonton, which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the east (E). If you could walk a straight line from Fallis to Edmonton, with an average speed<3> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take over two days to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take just about two full days.
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,802 miles [2,900 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 103 days.
    • The shortest distance<4> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,257 miles [10,069.7 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 7,022 miles [11,300.8 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<6>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,120 miles [8,239.8 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fallis. 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 'straight-line' (or 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- Fallis) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fallis. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fallis

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fallis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.6628, Longitude: -114.4861    
<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 Fallis 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 334.618 degrees.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 335.664 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 321.803 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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