A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Atlantic City, Montana
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Atlantic City.
This page contains eight sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Atlantic City, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Atlantic City and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Atlantic City 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 Atlantic City. 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 Atlantic City.
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 Lewis and Clark County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Lewis and Clark County sighting report from eBird.
Since Atlantic City is near Powell County and also Jefferson 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 Atlantic City.
How Far From Atlantic City 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 Atlantic City to various places of note, such as the White House.
Communities Also Named Atlantic City ...
We have found 2 communities that share the name Atlantic City.
While the name Atlantic City is unique within Montana, we know of another 2 communities with the same name in the United States.
Communities Outside of Montana
Distance: About 1,961 miles [3,155.9 km] to the East.
Distance: About 347 miles [558.4 km] to the South Southeast.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Atlantic City ...
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.
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 Atlantic City. 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.
Gary Cooper (Born as Frank James Cooper)
Oscar winning actor. He was born in Helena (Montana) on Tueday May 7, 1901 and died in Beverly Hills (California) on Saturday May 13, 1961 at an age of 60.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lewis and Clark County: www.co.lewis-clark.mt.us/
The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
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This page was last modified: 06 Jun 2019