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Welcome to Tangent ...

Tangent is 1,820 feet [555 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Tangent lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).

Telephone area codes for Tangent: (780) & (587)<2>

Communities near Tangent ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Tangent and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Belloy   [Map]   ---   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Berwyn   [Map]   516   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Brownvale   [Map]   ---   N   23 miles [37 km]
Donnelly   [Map]   293   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Eaglesham   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Falher   [Map]   941   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Tangent.

Communities Also Named Tangent ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Tangent - it's located in Oregon.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Tangent.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Tangent. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Tangent:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tangent ...

Looking for more information about Tangent? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Tangent? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Tangent, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Tangent.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tangent. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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


Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tangent - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780).

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<3>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- Tangent) 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 Tangent. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tangent

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tangent. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.8000, Longitude: -117.6833     [Map].

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Tangent were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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