A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Lavinia.
This page contains seven sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Lavinia, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Lavinia and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Lavinia and surrounding area.
Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help amateurs find their way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website lists the visible planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their track 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 the location for Lavinia. Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude for your actual position.
The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Lavinia.
Bird Watching ...
We enjoy finding new spots for bird watching and we use the eBird website to find local sighting reports and hotspots.
The eBird website is organized on a county-by-county basis. We have selected Beltrami County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Beltrami County sighting report from eBird.
Since Lavinia is near Hubbard County and also Cass County, we have provided a link to their eBird sighting reports:
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:
The Waymark.com website, centered on Lavinia.
How Far From Lavinia 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 Lavinia to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Lavinia and extending to:
Communities Also Named Lavinia ...
We have found 7 communities that share the name Lavinia.
Within Minnesota, there is just one other community named Lavinia. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 6 communities in the United States and Canada - with 6 of those located in the United States.
We have broken our list into two sections:
Communities Outside of Minnesota
Distance: About 352 miles [566.5 km] to the South.
Our profile page for Lavinia
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<7>
Although located in , we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Our profile page for Lavinia, Jessamine County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Jessamine County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
This community is historic.<8>
Distance: About 326 miles [524.6 km] to the Northwest.
This community is historic.
Distance: About 1,034 miles [1,664.1 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 865 miles [1,392.1 km] to the South Southeast.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Lavinia ...
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 talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lavinia. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Beltrami County: www.co.beltrami.mn.us/
The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Aug 2019