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Communities Also Named Hay Cove ...

We found one communities that share the name Hay Cove.

Within Newfoundland and Labrador, the name Hay Cove is unique.

Beyond Newfoundland and Labrador, there is another community also named Hay Cove in Canada.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Nova Scotia
      • This Hay Cove lies 468 miles [753.2 km]<1> to the south southwest.
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Curious and Interesting Names Near Hay Cove ...

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.

  • Cape Onion
  • Garden Cove ‑ Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garden Cove
    • Garden Cove was located less than 2 miles<1> to the northwest of Hay Cove.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garden Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
  • Gunners Cove
  • Little Quirpon
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Quirpon
    • Little Quirpon lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the east of Hay Cove.
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  • Noddy Bay
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Noddy Bay
    • Noddy Bay lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southeast of Hay Cove.
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  • Schooner Island
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schooner Island
    • Schooner Island lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the west of Hay Cove.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schooner Island came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schooner Island
  • Ship Cove
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ship Cove
    • Ship Cove lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west of Hay Cove.
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  • Straitsview
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Straitsview
    • Straitsview lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southeast of Hay Cove.
    • Straitsview has also been known as:
    • Spillars Cove
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How Far From Hay Cove 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 Hay Cove to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

  • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,012 miles [1,628.7 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW). If you could drive a straight line from Hay Cove 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 4,561 miles [7,340.2 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 5,286 miles [8,507 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,164 miles [5,092 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hay Cove) 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 Hay Cove. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hay CoveOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hay Cove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.5941, Longitude: -55.5140    
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>If we 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.
<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 Hay Cove 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 291.561 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 287.643 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 285.867 degrees.




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