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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Riverview Pines Subdivision.

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How Far From Riverview Pines Subdivision to ...

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

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Riverview Pines Subdivision and extending to:

  • Edmonton [Map], which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies 243 miles [391.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE). If you could drive a straight line from Riverview Pines Subdivision to Edmonton, with an average speed<2>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take nearly four hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 14 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 10 days.
  • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON [Map]) is 1,985 miles [3,194.5 km] to the East (E). Driving would take three full days, a buggy would take 78 days and walking would take 113 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,238 miles [10,039.1 km] and it lies to the North Northeast (NNE).<4>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba [Map]) is 6,999 miles [11,263.8 km] and it lies to the North Northeast (NNE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,149 miles [8,286.5 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Curious and Interesting Names Near Riverview Pines Subdivision ...

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 talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Beaverlodge   -   20 miles [32.2 km] to the West of Riverview Pines Subdivision   [Map]

Goodfare   -   33 miles [53.1 km] to the West   [Map]

Sexsmith   -   19 miles [30.6 km] to the North   [Map]

Spirit River   -   47 miles [75.6 km] to the North   [Map]

Teepee Creek   -   37 miles [59.5 km] to the Northeast   [Map]

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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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Riverview Pines Subdivision) 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 Riverview Pines Subdivision. 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 Riverview Pines Subdivision

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Riverview Pines Subdivision. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.0894, Longitude: -118.9543     [Map].

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<2>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.

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<3>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 Riverview Pines Subdivision to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.

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<4>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 338.276 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 339.899 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 324.614 degrees.

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