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Introduction ...

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

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

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

  • Cedartown [Map], which is the Seat of Polk County, lies just to the North Northeast.
  • Atlanta [Map], which is the State Capital of Georgia, lies 53 miles [85.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE). If you could walk a straight line from Caseyville to Atlanta, with an average speed<2> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take most of three days to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take over two days.
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 573 miles [922.2 km] to the Northeast (NE). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take just over a day, a buggy would take 23 days and walking would take 33 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,470 miles [10,412.5 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 7,176 miles [11,548.7 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,053 miles [8,132 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Caseyville ...

We have found 4 communities that share the name Caseyville.

While the name Caseyville is unique within Georgia, we know of another 4 communities with the same name in the United States.


Communities Outside of Georgia

Illinois

Saint Clair County

Our profile page for Caseyville, Saint Clair County   [Map]
Distance: About 418 miles [672.7 km] to the Northwest

Kentucky

Union County

Our profile page for Caseyville, Union County   [Map]
Distance: About 294 miles [473.1 km] to the North Northwest

Mississippi

Lincoln County

Our profile page for Caseyville, Lincoln County   [Map]
Distance: About 347 miles [558.4 km] to the West Southwest

Missouri

Franklin County

Our profile page for Caseyville, Franklin County   [Map]
Distance: About 438 miles [704.9 km] to the Northwest

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Caseyville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9132, Longitude: -85.2980     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Caseyville 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 Caseyville 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 312.799 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 308.329 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 309.607 degrees.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Caseyville.