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Curious and Interesting Names Near Saint Paul du Nord ...

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.

  • Forestville
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    • Forestville lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Saint Paul du Nord
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  • Gallant
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallant came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallant
    • Gallant lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Saint Paul du Nord
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How Far From Saint Paul du Nord to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Saint Paul du Nord to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Saint Paul du Nord and extending to:

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 373 miles [600.3 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW). If you could drive a straight line from Saint Paul du Nord to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<3>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take 6 hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 22 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 15 days.
    • The shortest distance<4> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,197 miles [8,363.8 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<5>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 5,926 miles [9,537 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<6>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,805 miles [6,123.6 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saint Paul du Nord) 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 Saint Paul du Nord. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint Paul du Nord

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Paul du Nord. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.5667, Longitude: -69.2333    
<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 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 Saint Paul du Nord 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 301.668 degrees.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 298.09 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 296.131 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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