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Cape Charles, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Communities Also Named Cape Charles ...

We have found one communities that share the name Cape Charles.

Within Newfoundland and Labrador, the name Cape Charles is unique.

Beyond Newfoundland and Labrador, there is another community also named Cape Charles in the United States.

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    • Virginia
      • Northampton County
      • This Cape Charles is located in Northampton County and lies 1,427 miles [2,296.5 km]<1> to the southwest.
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      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Northampton County community of Cape Charles.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Cape Charles ...

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.

  • Caribou Run
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    • Caribou Run lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Cape Charles
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  • Chimney Tickle
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    • Chimney Tickle lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Cape Charles
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  • Deepwater Creek
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    • Deepwater Creek lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the north of Cape Charles
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  • Indian Cove
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    • Indian Cove lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Cape Charles
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Lodge Bay
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      • Lodge Bay lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the west of Cape Charles
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    • Mary's Harbour
    • Seal Bight
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      • Seal Bight lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Cape Charles
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    • Shoal Tickle
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      • Shoal Tickle lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Cape Charles
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    • Spear Harbour
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      • Spear Harbour lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the north of Cape Charles
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How Far From Cape Charles 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 Cape Charles to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,020 miles [1,641.5 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW). If you could drive a straight line from Cape Charles to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take over two days to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 58 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 40 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 4,550 miles [7,322.5 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 5,278 miles [8,494.1 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,158 miles [5,082.3 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cape Charles) 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 Cape Charles. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cape CharlesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cape Charles. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.2185, Longitude: -55.6399    
<2>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<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 Cape Charles 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 291.388 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 287.594 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 285.36 degrees.






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