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Communities Also Named Peers ...

We have found one communities that share the name Peers.

Within Alberta, the name Peers is unique.

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

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Missouri
      • Warren County
      • This Peers is located in Warren County and lies 1,563 miles [2,515.4 km]<1> to the east southeast.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peers
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Warren County community of Peers.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Peers ...

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.

  • Bickerdike
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bickerdike came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bickerdike
    • Bickerdike lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the west of Peers
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bickerdike
  • Carrot Creek
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrot Creek came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carrot Creek
    • Carrot Creek lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Peers
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrot Creek
  • Chip Lake
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chip Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chip Lake
    • Chip Lake lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the east of Peers
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chip Lake
  • Cynthia
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cynthia came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cynthia
    • Cynthia lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Peers
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  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • 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 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Peers
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Court
    • Haddock
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haddock
      • Haddock lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the north of Peers
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haddock
    • Nojack
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nojack came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nojack
      • Nojack lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the east of Peers
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nojack
    • Wildwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wildwood came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wildwood
      • Wildwood lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the east of Peers
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wildwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wildwood<3>

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

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

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    • Edmonton, which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies 101 miles [162.5 km]<1> to the east (E). If you could drive a straight line from Peers to Edmonton, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 6 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take three full days.
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,863 miles [2,998.2 km] to the east (E). Driving would take most of three days, a buggy would take 73 days and walking would take 106 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,282 miles [10,109.9 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 7,047 miles [11,341 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,157 miles [8,299.4 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>

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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 from Point A (ie- Peers) 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 Peers. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Peers

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Peers. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.6667, Longitude: -115.9833    
<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're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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 Peers 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 335.836 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 337.041 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 322.813 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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