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Typical Abbreviation: Ft. McMurray

Time Zone: Fort McMurray lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).

Telephone Area Codes: (587)<1>, (780)

Elevation: 840 feet [256.03 m] above sea level<2>

Websites for Fort McMurray

Official Website:   www.woodbuffalo.ab.ca/
Chamber of Commerce:   www.fortmcmurraychamber.ca/

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Fort McMurray. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 56.7333, Longitude: -111.3833     [Map].

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   56° 43' 59"
Lon:   -111° 22' 59"

About Alberta

Population

2006:     3,290,350 (10.61% increase since 2001)  
2001:     2,974,807

Websites for Province of Alberta

Official Website:   www.alberta.ca/
Tourism:   www.travelalberta.com/

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The official website for Fort McMurray: www.woodbuffalo.ab.ca/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Fort McMurray.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fort McMurray - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Fort McMurray, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Fort McMurray.