A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Northport.
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 Northport, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Northport and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Northport 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 Northport. 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 Northport.
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 Morrill County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Morrill County sighting report from eBird.
Since Northport is near Scotts Bluff County and also Cheyenne 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 Northport.
How Far From Northport 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 Northport to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Northport and extending to:
Communities Also Named Northport ...
We have found 11 communities that share the name Northport.
While the name Northport is unique within Nebraska, we know of another 11 communities with the same name in the United States and Canada.
Communities Outside of Nebraska
Jump ahead to ...
Distance: About 1,026 miles [1,651.2 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 1,720 miles [2,768.1 km] to the East Northeast.
Anne Arundel County
Distance: About 1,406 miles [2,262.7 km] to the East.
Distance: About 906 miles [1,458.1 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 1,536 miles [2,472 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,956 miles [3,147.9 km] to the East Northeast.
Prince Edward Island
Distance: About 1,942 miles [3,125.3 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 1,137 miles [1,829.8 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 868 miles [1,396.9 km] to the Northwest.
Distance: About 842 miles [1,355.1 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 744 miles [1,197.4 km] to the East Northeast.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Northport ...
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 Northport. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jul 2019