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Asphenite City, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Welcome to Asphenite City ...

So far, we have found very little information about Asphenite City. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Asphenite City to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Asphenite City, please Contact Us.

Asphenite City was located on the Atlantic coast of Labrador at Salmon Bight..

Time Zone: The area where Asphenite City was located is in the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: AST- Heure Normale de l'Atlantique (HNA).

Note: While Asphenite City is in the Atlantic Time Zone, the area just to the south is in the Newfoundland Time Zone (NST/NDT).

Asphenite City would have been located in the (709) area code.

Communities near Asphenite City ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2006<3>
Charlottetown   [Map]   366   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Frenchmans Island   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hawke Harbour   [Map]   ---   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Norman Bay   [Map]   ---   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Seal Islands Harbour   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Asphenite City.

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Asphenite City no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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 Asphenite City, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Asphenite City. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Asphenite City) 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 Asphenite City. 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 Asphenite City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asphenite City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.4575, Longitude: -55.7675     [Map].

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<3>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Asphenite City were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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