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Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Seminole.
This page contains seven sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Seminole, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Seminole and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Seminole and surrounding area.
Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help amateurs find their way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website lists the visible planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their track across the sky.
To give accurate results, Heavens-Above requires the latitude and longitude of your location. As a starting point, when we link to Heavens-Above, we pass the location for Seminole. Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude for your actual position.
The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Seminole.
Bird Watching ...
We enjoy finding new spots for bird watching and we use the eBird website to find local sighting reports and hotspots.
The eBird website is organized on a county-by-county basis. We have selected Gaines County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Gaines County sighting report from eBird.
Since Seminole is near Andrews County and also Yoakum County, we have provided a link to their eBird sighting reports:
Looking for somewhere out of the ordinary? Find a unique place and want to share it with others? Then it's time to visit Waymarking.com:
The Waymark.com website, centered on Seminole.
How Far From Seminole 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 city such as Seminole to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Seminole and extending to:
Curious and Interesting Names Near Seminole ...
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 talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.
Communities Also Named Seminole ...
We have found 10 communities that share the name Seminole.
While the name Seminole is unique within Texas, we know of another 10 communities with the same name in the United States.
Communities Outside of Texas
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Distance: About 904 miles [1,454.8 km] to the East.
Our profile page for Seminole, Hillsborough County
Although located in Hillsborough County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 966 miles [1,554.6 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,228 miles [1,976.3 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,359 miles [2,187.1 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 384 miles [618 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 1,402 miles [2,256.3 km] to the East Northeast.
Our profile page for Seminole, Hampton County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<7>
Although located in Hampton County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 1,324 miles [2,130.8 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 1,272 miles [2,047.1 km] to the East Northeast.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Seminole. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 06 Dec 2019