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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 New Leipzig, we use the following websites to find information relevant to New Leipzig 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 New Leipzig:
    • 46.376117, -101.950150
    • 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 New Leipzig
  • 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 New Leipzig ...

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.

  • Brisbane [Grant County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brisbane
    • Brisbane [Grant County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the east of New Leipzig
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brisbane have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brisbane
  • Carson [Grant County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carson
    • Carson [Grant County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the east of New Leipzig
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 260 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carson<3>
  • Flasher [Morton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flasher
    • Flasher [Morton County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the east of New Leipzig
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 203 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flasher have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flasher
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flasher<3>
  • Heil [Grant County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heil
    • Heil [Grant County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the east of New Leipzig
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heil have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heil
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    • Lark [Grant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lark
      • Lark [Grant County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the east of New Leipzig
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lark have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lark
    • Lemmon [Perkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lemmon
      • Lemmon [Perkins County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the south of New Leipzig
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,160 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lemmon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lemmon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lemmon<3>
    • Regent [Hettinger County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Regent
      • Regent [Hettinger County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the west of New Leipzig
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 154 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Regent have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Regent
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Regent<3>
    • Thunder Hawk [Corson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thunder Hawk
      • Thunder Hawk [Corson County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the south of New Leipzig
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thunder Hawk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thunder Hawk

How Far From New Leipzig 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 city such as New Leipzig to various places of note, such as the White House.

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

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    • Carson, which is the Seat of Grant County and lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the east. If you could walk a straight line from New Leipzig to Carson, with an average speed<4> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take just over a day to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take five to six hours.
    • Bismarck, which is the State Capital of North Dakota, lies 63 miles [101.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take less than an hour, a buggy would take about three full days and walking would take most of three days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 1,359 miles [2,187.1 km] to the east southeast (ESE). Driving would take about three full days, a buggy would take 53 days and walking would take 78 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,408 miles [10,312.7 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,174 miles [11,545.4 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,127 miles [8,251.1 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of North Dakota: www.nd.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- New Leipzig) 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 New Leipzig. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from New LeipzigOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Leipzig. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.3761, Longitude: -101.9501       In this case, the coordinates for New Leipzig have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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>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.
<5>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 New Leipzig to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 324.659 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 323.605 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 315.235 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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