Curious and Interesting Names Near Hughenden ...
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.
- Alliance (34 miles [54.7 km] to the west)
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- Alliance lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the west of Hughenden
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- Consort (35 miles [56.3 km] to the south)
- Coronation (35 miles [56.3 km] to the southwest)
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- Coronation lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Hughenden
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- Czar (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
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- Czar lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Hughenden
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- Galahad (40 miles [64.4 km] to the west)
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- Galahad lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the west of Hughenden
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- Greenshields (20 miles [32.2 km] to the northeast)
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- Greenshields lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Hughenden
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenshields came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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- Veteran (35 miles [56.3 km] to the south)
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- Veteran lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the south of Hughenden
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Veteran came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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How Far From Hughenden 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 village such as Hughenden to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Hughenden and extending to:
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- Edmonton, which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies 127 miles [204.4 km]<1> to the northwest (NW). If you could drive a straight line from Hughenden to Edmonton, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than three hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 8 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 5 days.
- The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,653 miles [2,660.2 km] to the east (E). Driving would take most of three days, a buggy would take 65 days and walking would take 94 days.
- The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,262 miles [10,077.7 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<6>
- The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,030 miles [11,313.7 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
- The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,089 miles [8,190 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
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|<1>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hughenden) 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 Hughenden. 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 HughendenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hughenden. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.5123, Longitude: -110.9645 |
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|<3>||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.|
|<4>||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.|
|<5>||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 Hughenden to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.|
|<6>||The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 331.775 degrees.|
|<7>||The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 332.347 degrees.|
|<8>||The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 319.668 degrees.||