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We searched for American and Canadian communities that are also named Hopoi Village, but it seems to be unique.

How Far From Hopoi Village 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 community such as Hopoi Village to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> from Hopoi Village to:

  • Wailuku, which is the Seat of Maui County, lies just to the North Northeast.
  • Honolulu, which is the State Capital of Hawaii, lies 91 miles [146.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW). If you could drive a straight line from Hopoi Village to Honolulu, with an average speed<2>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 6 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take most of three days.
  • The White House (Washington, DC) is 4,771 miles [7,678.2 km] to the Northeast (NE). Driving would take 10 days, a buggy would take 187 days and walking would take 271 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 8,710 miles [14,017.4 km] and it lies to the North Northwest (NNW).<4>
  • The distance to Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba) is 9,306 miles [14,976.6 km] and it lies to the North Northwest (NNW).<5>
  • The distance to the Vatican is 8,036 miles [12,932.7 km] and it lies to the North (N).<6>

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting at Hopoi Village. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hopoi Village) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hopoi Village. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hopoi Village

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<2>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.

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<3>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 Hopoi Village to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.

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<4>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Jerusalem is 12.376 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 21.65 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 350.848 degrees.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Hopoi Village.



 
 
 

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