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Outdoor Activities ...

As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).

When in Ridgecrest, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Ridgecrest and the surrounding area.

  • Weather ...
  • Astronomy & Satellites ...
    • Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help you to find your way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website will help you find planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their tracks across the sky.
    • To give accurate results, Heavens-Above requires the latitude and longitude of your location. As a starting point, when we link to Heavens-Above, we pass this GPS location for Ridgecrest:
    • 32.340417, -86.319969
    • Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve its accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude as your actual position.
    • The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Ridgecrest
  • Waymarking ...
    • Looking for somewhere out of the ordinary? Find a unique place and want to share it with others? Then it's time to visit Waymarking.com:
    • Waymark.com

Communities Also Named Ridgecrest ...

We have found 22 communities that share the name Ridgecrest.

There is one other community in Alabama which is also named Ridgecrest.

Beyond Alabama, we know of another 21 communities that are located throughout in the United States.

  • Communities Located In Alabama ...
    • Jefferson County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Jefferson County and lies 77 miles [123.9 km]<1> to the north northwest of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Jefferson County community of Ridgecrest.
  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Arkansas
      • Lonoke County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Lonoke County and lies 378 miles [608.3 km]<1> to the west northwest of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Lonoke County community of Ridgecrest.
    • California
      • Kern County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Kern County and lies 1,801 miles [2,898.4 km]<1> to the west northwest of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Kern County community of Ridgecrest.
    • Florida
      • Pinellas County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Pinellas County and lies 371 miles [597.1 km]<1> to the southeast of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Pinellas County community of Ridgecrest.
    • Georgia
      • Henry County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Henry County and lies 147 miles [236.6 km]<1> to the northeast of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Henry County community of Ridgecrest.
    • Illinois
      • Grundy County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Grundy County and lies 635 miles [1,021.9 km]<1> to the north of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Grundy County community of Ridgecrest.
    • Louisiana
      • Concordia Parish
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Concordia Parish and lies 309 miles [497.3 km]<1> to the west of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Concordia Parish community of Ridgecrest.
      • Ouachita Parish
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Ouachita Parish and lies 342 miles [550.4 km] to the west of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Ouachita Parish community of Ridgecrest.
    • Maryland
      • Montgomery County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Montgomery County and lies 697 miles [1,121.7 km]<1> to the northeast of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Montgomery County community of Ridgecrest.
    • North Carolina
      • Buncombe County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Buncombe County and lies 323 miles [519.8 km]<1> to the northeast of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Buncombe County community of Ridgecrest.
    • South Carolina
      • Aiken County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Aiken County and lies 269 miles [432.9 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Aiken County community of Ridgecrest.
      • Florence County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Florence County and lies 395 miles [635.7 km] to the east northeast of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Florence County community of Ridgecrest.
    • Tennessee
      • Putnam County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Putnam County and lies 268 miles [431.3 km]<1> to the north of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Putnam County community of Ridgecrest.
    • Texas
      • Brazos County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Texas community of Ridgecrest [Brazos County].
      • Harris County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Harris County and lies 569 miles [915.7 km]<1> to the west southwest of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Harris County community of Ridgecrest.
      • Jefferson County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Texas community of Ridgecrest [Jefferson County].
      • Orange County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Orange County and lies 463 miles [745.1 km] to the west southwest of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Orange County community of Ridgecrest.
      • Randall County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Texas community of Ridgecrest [Randall County].
    • Utah
      • Salt Lake County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Salt Lake County and lies 1,520 miles [2,446.2 km]<1> to the west northwest of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Salt Lake County community of Ridgecrest.
    • Virginia
      • Fairfax County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Virginia community of Ridgecrest [Fairfax County].
      • Pittsylvania County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in Pittsylvania County and lies 493 miles [793.4 km]<1> to the northeast of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Pittsylvania County community of Ridgecrest.
    • Washington
      • King County
      • This Ridgecrest is located in King County and lies 2,152 miles [3,463.3 km]<1> to the northwest of the Ridgecrest that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the King County community of Ridgecrest.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Ridgecrest ...

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.

  • Cloverdale [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cloverdale
    • Cloverdale [Montgomery County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northeast of Ridgecrest
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cloverdale have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cloverdale
  • Cloverland [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cloverland
    • Cloverland [Montgomery County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the east of Ridgecrest
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cloverland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cloverland
  • Cross Creek [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cross Creek
    • Cross Creek [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Ridgecrest
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cross Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cross Creek
  • English Village [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for English Village
    • English Village [Montgomery County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Ridgecrest
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for English Village have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on English Village
  • Continue List   (19 more) ...
    • Executive Park [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Executive Park
      • Executive Park [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Executive Park have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Executive Park
    • Gay Meadows [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gay Meadows
      • Gay Meadows [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the east of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gay Meadows have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gay Meadows
    • Green Acres [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Acres
      • Green Acres [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Acres
    • Grove Hill [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grove Hill
      • Grove Hill [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grove Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grove Hill
    • Grovewood [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grovewood
      • Grovewood [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the west of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grovewood have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grovewood
    • Hillcrest [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillcrest
      • Hillcrest [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillcrest have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillcrest
    • King Hill [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for King Hill
      • King Hill [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for King Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on King Hill
    • Lakeview Heights [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeview Heights
      • Lakeview Heights [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeview Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeview Heights
    • Lee Farms [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lee Farms
      • Lee Farms [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the west of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lee Farms have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lee Farms
    • Lees Ferry [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lees Ferry
      • Lees Ferry [Montgomery County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lees Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lees Ferry
    • Lynndale [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lynndale
      • Lynndale [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the east of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lynndale have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynndale
    • Maxwell Heights [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maxwell Heights
      • Maxwell Heights [Montgomery County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northwest of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maxwell Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maxwell Heights
    • Memorial Heights [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Memorial Heights
      • Memorial Heights [Montgomery County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Memorial Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Memorial Heights
    • Morningview [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morningview
      • Morningview [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morningview have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morningview
    • Rosemary [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosemary
      • Rosemary [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosemary have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosemary
    • Spring Park [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Park
      • Spring Park [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Park have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Park
    • Spring Valley [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Valley
      • Spring Valley [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Valley
    • Valley Whispers [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley Whispers
      • Valley Whispers [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valley Whispers have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley Whispers
    • Wildwood [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wildwood
      • Wildwood [Montgomery County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the east of Ridgecrest
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wildwood have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wildwood

Notable Births & Deaths ...

This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.

Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Ridgecrest. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.

  • View Our List ...
    • James Anderson     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Wetumpka (Alabama) on Wednesday July 13, 1921 and died in Billings (Montana) on Sunday September 14, 1969 at the age of 48. He is buried at Valhalla Memorial Park (Los Angeles County, California).
      • Wetumpka is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast of Ridgecrest.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: James Anderson<4>
    • Richard L. Blandon     (Singer)
      • Singer. He was born in Montgomery (Alabama) on Sunday September 16, 1934 and died in New York (New York) on Monday December 30, 1991 at the age of 57. He is buried at Calverton National Cemetery (Suffolk County, New York).
      • Montgomery is located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast of Ridgecrest.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Richard L. Blandon<4>
    • Oscar Gamble     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Ramer (Alabama) on Tueday December 20, 1949 and died in Birmingham (Alabama) on Wednesday January 31, 2018 at the age of 68.
      • Ramer is located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the south of Ridgecrest.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Oscar Gamble<4>
    • George Addison Grant     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born on Tueday January 6, 1903 and died in Montgomery (Alabama) on Tueday March 25, 1986 at the age of 83. He is buried at Oak Hill Cemetery (Autauga County, Alabama).
      • Montgomery is located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast of Ridgecrest.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: George Addison Grant<4>
    • Joe Sewell     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Titus (Alabama) on Sunday October 9, 1898 and died in Mobile (Alabama) on Tueday March 6, 1990 at the age of 91. He is buried at Tuscaloosa Memorial Park (Tuscaloosa County, Alabama).
      • Titus is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the north of Ridgecrest.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Joe Sewell<4>
    • Willie Mae 'Big Mama' Thornton     (Musician)
    • Kevin Turner     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Prattville (Alabama) on Thursday June 12, 1969 and died in Vestavia Hills (Alabama) on Thursday March 24, 2016 at the age of 46. He is buried at Prattville Memorial Gardens (Autauga County, Alabama).
      • Prattville is located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Ridgecrest.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Kevin Turner<4>
    • Elizabeth Priscilla Tyler     (Daughter-in-law of John Tyler - after his wife Letitia died, Priscilla served as the de facto First Lady for the Harrison Presidency (March 1841 - April 1841))
      • Daughter-in-law of John Tyler - after his wife Letitia died, Priscilla served as the de facto First Lady for the Harrison Presidency (March 1841 - April 1841). She was born in New York (New York) on Friday June 14, 1816 and died in Montgomery (Alabama) on Sunday December 29, 1889 at the age of 73. She is buried at Oakwood Cemetery (Montgomery County, Alabama).
      • Montgomery is located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast of Ridgecrest.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Elizabeth Priscilla Tyler<4>
    • William 'Lum' York     (Musician, comedian)
      • Musician, comedian. He was born in Elmore (Alabama) on Saturday November 16, 1918 and died in Baton Rouge (Louisiana) on Sunday August 15, 2004 at the age of 85. He is buried at Greenoaks Memorial Park (East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana).
      • Elmore is located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the north of Ridgecrest.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: William 'Lum' York<4>

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

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

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    • Montgomery, which is the Seat of Montgomery County and lies just to the North Northeast.
    • Montgomery, which is the State Capital of Alabama, lies just to the north northeast (NNE).
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 689 miles [1,108.8 km]<1> to the northeast (NE). If you could drive a straight line from Ridgecrest to White House, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take just about two full days to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 40 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 27 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,587 miles [10,600.7 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,290 miles [11,732.1 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,168 miles [8,317.1 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Montgomery County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Montgomery County: www.mc-ala.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ridgecrest) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ridgecrest. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3404, Longitude: -86.3200       In this case, the coordinates for Ridgecrest have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Mile's to see Pete ... Mile's is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Ridgecrest could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<5>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.
<6>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 Ridgecrest to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 313.312 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 308.704 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 310.353 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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