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Spring Meadows, Arkansas

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Introduction ...

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

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

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

  • Morrilton [Map], which is the Seat of Conway County, lies just to the Southeast.
  • Little Rock [Map], which is the State Capital of Arkansas, lies 37 miles [59.5 km] to the Southeast (SE). If you could walk a straight line from Spring Meadows to Little Rock, with an average speed<2> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take over two days to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take just about two full days.
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 902 miles [1,451.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take most of two days, a buggy would take 36 days and walking would take 52 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,707 miles [10,793.9 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 7,438 miles [11,970.3 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,316 miles [8,555.3 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Spring Meadows ...

We have found 6 communities that share the name Spring Meadows.

While the name Spring Meadows is unique within Arkansas, we know of another 6 communities with the same name in the United States.

Communities Outside of Arkansas


Anne Arundel County

Our profile page for Spring Meadows, Anne Arundel County   [Map]
Distance: About 922 miles [1,483.8 km] to the East Northeast

Harford County

Our profile page for Spring Meadows, Harford County   [Map]
Distance: About 943 miles [1,517.6 km] to the East Northeast

Montgomery County

Our profile page for Spring Meadows, Montgomery County   [Map]
Distance: About 891 miles [1,433.9 km] to the East Northeast


Hamilton County

Our profile page for Spring Meadows, Hamilton County   [Map]
Distance: About 531 miles [854.6 km] to the Northeast

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Harris County

Our profile page for Spring Meadows, Harris County   [Map]
Distance: About 403 miles [648.6 km] to the South Southwest

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Hanover County

Our profile page for Spring Meadows, Hanover County   [Map]
Distance: About 871 miles [1,401.7 km] to the East Northeast

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spring Meadows. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1670, Longitude: -92.7507     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spring Meadows 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 Spring Meadows 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 317.526 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 313.972 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 312.511 degrees.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Spring Meadows.