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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 Marshallberg, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Marshallberg 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 Marshallberg:
    • 34.725118, -76.517086
    • 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 Marshallberg
  • 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

Curious and Interesting Names Near Marshallberg ...

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.

  • Crab Point Village [Carteret County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crab Point Village
    • Crab Point Village [Carteret County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the west of Marshallberg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crab Point Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crab Point Village
  • Masontown [Carteret County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Masontown
    • Masontown [Carteret County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Marshallberg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Masontown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Masontown
  • Money Island Beach [Carteret County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Money Island Beach
    • Money Island Beach [Carteret County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the west of Marshallberg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Money Island Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Money Island Beach
  • Morehead City [Carteret County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morehead City
    • Morehead City [Carteret County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the west of Marshallberg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,669 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morehead City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morehead City<3>
  • Continue List   (8 more) ...
    • Sealevel [Carteret County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sealevel
      • Sealevel [Carteret County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Marshallberg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sealevel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sealevel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sealevel<3>
    • Shell Landing [Carteret County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shell Landing
      • Shell Landing [Carteret County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west of Marshallberg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shell Landing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shell Landing
    • Stacy [Carteret County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stacy
      • Stacy [Carteret County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Marshallberg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stacy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stacy
    • Steep Pines Fork [Carteret County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steep Pines Fork
      • Steep Pines Fork [Carteret County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the west of Marshallberg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Steep Pines Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steep Pines Fork
    • Straits [Carteret County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Straits
      • Straits [Carteret County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the west of Marshallberg
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Straits
    • Straits Haven [Carteret County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Straits Haven
      • Straits Haven [Carteret County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the west of Marshallberg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Straits Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Straits Haven
    • Sunrise Point [Carteret County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunrise Point
      • Sunrise Point [Carteret County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the west of Marshallberg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunrise Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunrise Point
    • Tusk [Carteret County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tusk
      • Tusk [Carteret County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Marshallberg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tusk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tusk

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 Marshallberg. 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 ...
    • Billy Joe Royal     (Singer)

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

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

  • View Our List ...
    • Beaufort, which is the Seat of Carteret County and lies just to the West.
    • Raleigh, which is the State Capital of North Carolina, lies 140 miles [225.3 km]<1> to the west northwest (WNW). If you could drive a straight line from Marshallberg to Raleigh, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than three hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 8 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 6 days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 289 miles [465.1 km] to the north (N). Driving would take four to five hours, a buggy would take 12 days and walking would take 17 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,052 miles [9,739.7 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,736 miles [10,840.5 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,623 miles [7,440 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

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About Carteret County

About North Carolina

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

The official website for Carteret County: www.co.carteret.nc.us/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Marshallberg) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Marshallberg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MarshallbergOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Marshallberg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7251, Longitude: -76.5171    
<2>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.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.
<5>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.
<6>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 Marshallberg to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 307.793 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 302.697 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 306.032 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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