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Communities Also Named Mississauga ...

We found one communities that share the name Mississauga.

There is one other community in Ontario which is also named Mississauga.

Beyond Ontario.

  • Communities Located In Ontario ...
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      • The profile page for Mississauga #1
      • This Mississauga lies 243 miles [391.1 km]<1> to the northwest.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Mississauga ...

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.

  • Birchwood
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Birchwood came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Birchwood
  • Cooksville
    (Less than 2 miles to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cooksville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cooksville
  • Dixie
    (2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dixie
  • Erin Mills
    (3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Erin Mills came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erin Mills
  • Erindale
    (3 miles [4.8 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Erindale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erindale
  • Lakeview
    (3 miles [4.8 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeview came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeview
  • Riverview
    (3 miles [4.8 km] to the west)
  • Streetsville
    (3 miles [4.8 km] to the west)
  • Streetsville Junction
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Streetsville Junction came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Streetsville Junction
  • Summerville
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summerville
  • Vista Heights
    (3 miles [4.8 km] to the west)

How Far From Mississauga 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 city such as Mississauga to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

  • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 232 miles [373.4 km]<1> to the northeast (NE). If you could drive a straight line from Mississauga to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<3>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take nearly four hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 14 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 9 days.
  • The shortest distance<4> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,802 miles [9,337.4 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,531 miles [10,510.6 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<6>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,408 miles [7,094 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>

The official website for Mississauga: www.mississauga.ca/

The official website for Province of Ontario: https://www.ontario.ca/

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 drawn from Point A (ie- Mississauga) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mississauga. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.5853, Longitude: -79.6451    
<2>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.
<3>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.
<4>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 Mississauga to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<5>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 309.159 degrees.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 305.604 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 304.046 degrees.









 

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