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Millertown, Alabama

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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Millertown.

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How Far From Millertown 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 community such as Millertown to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Millertown to:

  • Mobile [Map], which is the Seat of Mobile County, lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast. If you could walk a straight line from Millertown to Mobile, with an average speed<2> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take most of a day to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take four to five hours.
  • Montgomery [Map], which is the State Capital of Alabama, lies 157 miles [252.7 km] to the Northeast (NE). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take less than three hours, a buggy would take 7 days and walking would take 9 days.
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 844 miles [1,358.3 km] to the Northeast (NE). Driving would take just about two full days, a buggy would take 33 days and walking would take 48 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,742 miles [10,850.2 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<4>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba [Map]) is 7,444 miles [11,980 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,323 miles [8,566.5 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Millertown ...

We have found 9 communities that share the name Millertown.

While the name Millertown is unique within Alabama, we know of another 9 communities with the same name in the United States and Canada.

Communities Outside of Alabama

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Placer County

Our profile page for Millertown, Placer County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,930 miles [3,106 km] to the West Northwest

New York

Rensselaer County

Our profile page for Millertown, Rensselaer County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,162 miles [1,870.1 km] to the Northeast

Newfoundland and Labrador

Our profile page for Millertown   [Map]
Distance: About 2,067 miles [3,326.5 km] to the Northeast


Perry County

Our profile page for Millertown, Perry County   [Map]
Distance: About 698 miles [1,123.3 km] to the North Northeast

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Columbia County

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Distance: About 964 miles [1,551.4 km] to the Northeast

Fayette County

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Distance: About 807 miles [1,298.7 km] to the Northeast

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Knox County

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Distance: About 441 miles [709.7 km] to the North Northeast

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Kanawha County

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Distance: About 650 miles [1,046.1 km] to the North Northeast

Taylor County

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Distance: About 749 miles [1,205.4 km] to the Northeast

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Millertown. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Millertown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Millertown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8210, Longitude: -88.2583     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Millertown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Millertown 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 the angle) to Jerusalem is 314.333 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 309.679 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 311.386 degrees.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Millertown.