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Amber, Nevada

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Welcome to Amber ...

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

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

Amber would have been located within present day Clark County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Amber is 1,430 feet [436 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Amber was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you leave Amber and travel south, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

If Amber still existed, it would have been in the (702) area code.

Communities near Amber ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Amber and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Bunkerville   [Map]   ---   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Copper City - Historic   [Map]   ---   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lost City - Historic   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mesquite   [Map]   17,987   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Moapa Town   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Moapa   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Amber.

Communities Also Named Amber ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Amber - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Manitoba, Michigan, New York, Oklahoma, Ontario and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Amber.

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 Amber. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amber.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Amber 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

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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About Clark County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Clark County: www.accessclarkcounty.com/

The official website for State of Nevada: www.nv.gov/

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 Amber, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amber - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Amber. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Amber) 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 Amber. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amber

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amber. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6089, Longitude: -114.4960     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amber have been estimated.

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Amber.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Amber.