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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 Williamsburg, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Williamsburg 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 Williamsburg:
    • 38.917647, -91.700336
    • 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 Williamsburg
  • 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 Williamsburg ...

We have found 54 communities that share the name Williamsburg.

There is one other community in Missouri which is also named Williamsburg.

Beyond Missouri, we know of another 53 communities that are located throughout in the United States and Canada. Of these 53 communities, 52 are located in the United States and three are in Canada.

  • Communities Located In Missouri ...
    • Putnam County
      • Although located in Putnam County, we don't know the location within the county.
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Putnam County community of Williamsburg.
  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Alabama
      • Jefferson County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Jefferson County and lies 469 miles [754.8 km]<1> to the southeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Jefferson County community of Williamsburg.
      • Marengo County
      • This community is historic<2> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Alabama community of Williamsburg [Marengo County].
    • Colorado
      • Fremont County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Fremont County and lies 726 miles [1,168.4 km]<1> to the west of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Fremont County community of Williamsburg.
    • Delaware
      • New Castle County
      • This Williamsburg is located in New Castle County and lies 856 miles [1,377.6 km]<1> to the east of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the New Castle County community of Williamsburg.
    • Florida
      • Orange County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Orange County and lies 933 miles [1,501.5 km]<1> to the southeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Orange County community of Williamsburg.
    • Georgia
      • Calhoun County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Calhoun County and lies 651 miles [1,047.7 km]<1> to the southeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Calhoun County community of Williamsburg.
      • Clinch County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Clinch County and lies 765 miles [1,231.1 km] to the southeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Clinch County community of Williamsburg.
      • Dougherty County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Dougherty County and lies 666 miles [1,071.8 km] to the southeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Dougherty County community of Williamsburg.
      • Muscogee County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Muscogee County and lies 582 miles [936.6 km] to the southeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Muscogee County community of Williamsburg.
    • Idaho
      • Caribou County
      • This community is historic<2> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Idaho community of Williamsburg [Caribou County].
    • Illinois
      • Cook County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Cook County and lies 290 miles [466.7 km]<1> to the northeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Cook County community of Williamsburg.
      • Jefferson County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Jefferson County and lies 150 miles [241.4 km] to the east southeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Jefferson County community of Williamsburg.
      • Moultrie County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Moultrie County and lies 175 miles [281.6 km] to the east northeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Moultrie County community of Williamsburg.
      • Shelby County
      • This community is historic<2> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Illinois community of Williamsburg [Shelby County].
      • Will County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Will County and lies 257 miles [413.6 km] to the northeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Will County community of Williamsburg.
    • Indiana
      • Wayne County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Wayne County and lies 364 miles [585.8 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Wayne County community of Williamsburg.
    • Iowa
      • Iowa County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Iowa County and lies 190 miles [305.8 km]<1> to the north of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Iowa County community of Williamsburg.
    • Kansas
      • Brown County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Kansas community of Williamsburg [Brown County].
      • Franklin County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Franklin County and lies 205 miles [329.9 km]<1> to the west of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Franklin County community of Williamsburg.
    • Kentucky
      • Whitley County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Whitley County and lies 437 miles [703.3 km]<1> to the east southeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Whitley County community of Williamsburg.
    • Maine
      • Piscataquis County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Piscataquis County and lies 1,234 miles [1,985.9 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Piscataquis County community of Williamsburg.
    • Maryland
      • Baltimore County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Baltimore County and lies 801 miles [1,289.1 km]<1> to the east of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Baltimore County community of Williamsburg.
      • Dorchester County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Dorchester County and lies 853 miles [1,372.8 km] to the east of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Dorchester County community of Williamsburg.
      • Talbot County
      • This community is historic<2> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Maryland community of Williamsburg [Talbot County].
    • Massachusetts
      • Hampshire County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Hampshire County and lies 1,019 miles [1,639.9 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Hampshire County community of Williamsburg.
    • Michigan
      • Grand Traverse County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Grand Traverse County and lies 517 miles [832 km]<1> to the northeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Grand Traverse County community of Williamsburg.
    • Mississippi
      • Covington County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Covington County and lies 517 miles [832 km]<1> to the south southeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Covington County community of Williamsburg.
    • Montana
      • Silver Bow County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Silver Bow County and lies 1,164 miles [1,873.3 km]<1> to the west northwest of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Silver Bow County community of Williamsburg.
    • Nebraska
      • Phelps County
      • This community is historic<2> and although located in Phelps County, we don't know where within the county.
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Phelps County community of Williamsburg.
    • New Brunswick
      • This Williamsburg lies 1,358 miles [2,185.5 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
    • New Mexico
      • Sierra County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Sierra County and lies 957 miles [1,540.1 km]<1> to the west southwest of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Sierra County community of Williamsburg.
    • New York
      • Kings County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Kings County and lies 947 miles [1,524 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Kings County community of Williamsburg.
    • North Carolina
      • Iredell County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Iredell County and lies 629 miles [1,012.3 km]<1> to the east southeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Iredell County community of Williamsburg.
      • Rockingham County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Rockingham County and lies 686 miles [1,104 km] to the east southeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Rockingham County community of Williamsburg.
    • Ohio
      • Ashland County
      • This community is historic<2> and although located in Ashland County, we don't know where within the county.
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Ashland County community of Williamsburg.
      • Clermont County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Clermont County and lies 410 miles [659.8 km]<1> to the east of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Clermont County community of Williamsburg.
      • Guernsey County
      • This community is historic and although located in Guernsey County, we don't know where within the county.
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Guernsey County community of Williamsburg.
    • Ontario
      • This Williamsburg lies 940 miles [1,512.8 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
    • Oregon
      • Josephine County
      • This community is historic<2> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Oregon community of Williamsburg [Josephine County].
    • Pennsylvania
      • Allegheny County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Pennsylvania community of Williamsburg [Allegheny County].
      • Armstrong County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Armstrong County and lies 657 miles [1,057.3 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Armstrong County community of Williamsburg.
      • Blair County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Blair County and lies 724 miles [1,165.2 km] to the east northeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Blair County community of Williamsburg.
      • Clarion County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Clarion County and lies 668 miles [1,075 km] to the east northeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Clarion County community of Williamsburg.
    • Tennessee
      • McMinn County
      • This Williamsburg is located in McMinn County and lies 464 miles [746.7 km]<1> to the east southeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the McMinn County community of Williamsburg.
      • Rutherford County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Rutherford County and lies 353 miles [568.1 km] to the southeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Rutherford County community of Williamsburg.
      • Sevier County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Sevier County and lies 498 miles [801.5 km] to the east southeast of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Sevier County community of Williamsburg.
    • Texas
      • Lamar County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Texas community of Williamsburg [Lamar County].
      • Lavaca County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Lavaca County and lies 722 miles [1,161.9 km]<1> to the south southwest of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Lavaca County community of Williamsburg.
    • Utah
      • Salt Lake County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Salt Lake County and lies 1,078 miles [1,734.9 km]<1> to the west northwest of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Salt Lake County community of Williamsburg.
    • Virginia
      • James City County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<3> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Virginia community of Williamsburg [James City County].
      • Williamsburg City
      • This Williamsburg is located in Williamsburg City and lies 821 miles [1,321.3 km]<1> to the east of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Williamsburg City community of Williamsburg.
    • West Virginia
      • Greenbrier County
      • This Williamsburg is located in Greenbrier County and lies 609 miles [980.1 km]<1> to the east of the Williamsburg that is located in Callaway County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Greenbrier County community of Williamsburg.
    • Wisconsin
      • Trempealeau County
      • This community is historic<2> and we have very little information. For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Wisconsin community of Williamsburg [Trempealeau County].

Curious and Interesting Names Near Williamsburg ...

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.

  • Bachelor [Callaway County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bachelor
    • Bachelor [Callaway County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Williamsburg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bachelor have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bachelor
  • Danville [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Danville
    • Danville [Montgomery County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Williamsburg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danville<5>
  • Heilburn [Callaway County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heilburn
    • Heilburn [Callaway County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the south of Williamsburg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heilburn have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Kingdom City [Callaway County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingdom City
    • Kingdom City [Callaway County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the west of Williamsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 130 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingdom City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingdom City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingdom City<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Martinsburg [Audrain County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martinsburg
      • Martinsburg [Audrain County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north of Williamsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 295 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martinsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martinsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsburg<5>
    • Mineola [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mineola
      • Mineola [Montgomery County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east of Williamsburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineola have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineola
    • New Florence [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Florence
      • New Florence [Montgomery County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the east of Williamsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 718 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Florence have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Florence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Florence<5>
    • Readsville [Callaway County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Readsville
      • Readsville [Callaway County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south of Williamsburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Readsville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Readsville
    • Reform [Callaway County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reform
      • Reform [Callaway County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the south of Williamsburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reform have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reform
    • Shamrock [Callaway County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shamrock
      • Shamrock [Callaway County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Williamsburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shamrock have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shamrock

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 Williamsburg. 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 ...
    • Ira Lonnie Louvin     (Singer, songwriter)

How Far From Williamsburg to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Williamsburg to various places of note, such as the White House.

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

  • View Our List ...
    • Fulton, which is the Seat of Callaway County and lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the west southwest. If you could walk a straight line from Williamsburg to Fulton, with an average speed<7> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take 6 hours to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take four to five hours.
    • Jefferson City, which is the State Capital of Missouri, lies 34 miles [54.7 km] to the southwest (SW). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take less than an hour, a buggy would take just about two full days and walking would take most of two days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 787 miles [1,266.6 km] to the east (E). Driving would take just about two full days, a buggy would take 31 days and walking would take 45 days.
    • The shortest distance<8> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,478 miles [10,425.3 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,217 miles [11,614.6 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<10>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,100 miles [8,207.7 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<11>

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

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.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 from Point A (ie- Williamsburg) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Williamsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Williamsburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Williamsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9176, Longitude: -91.7003    
<2>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Williamsburg, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<3>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 Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek 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 Williamsburg 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.
<4>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.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.
<7>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.
<8>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 Williamsburg to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 317.078 degrees.
<10>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 313.952 degrees.
<11>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 311.297 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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