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The location of Petites

 
 

Welcome to Petites ...

Petites is located on the southwest coast of Newfoundland (on the Cabot Strait).

Time Zone: Petites lies in the Newfoundland Time Zone (NST/NDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: NST- Heure Normale de Terre-Neuve (HNT), NDT- Heure Avancée de Terre-Neuve (HAT).

The telephone area code for Petites: (709)

Communities near Petites ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<1>.

Community   2006<2>
Population
DirectionDistance
Burnt Islands   [Map]   703   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Channel - Port aux Basques   [Map]   4,319   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Dennis Hill   [Map]   ---   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Grand Bay East   [Map]   ---   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Grand Bruit   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Indian Harbour   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Petites. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Petites:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Petites ...

Looking for more information about Petites? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Petites? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Petites, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Petites.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Newfoundland and Labrador: www.gov.nl.ca/



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Petites. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Petites) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Petites. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.6248, Longitude: -58.6249     [Map].

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<2>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Petites 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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