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Other Places Named Upper Gagetown ...

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

How Far From Upper Gagetown 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 Upper Gagetown to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

  • Fredericton, which is the Provincial Capital of New Brunswick, lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW). If you could walk a straight line from Upper Gagetown to Fredericton, with an average speed<2> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take just over a day to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take most of a day.
  • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 458 miles [737.1 km] to the West (W). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take most of a day, a buggy would take 18 days and walking would take 26 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,173 miles [8,325.1 km] and it lies to the East Northeast (ENE).<4>
  • The distance to Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba) is 5,887 miles [9,474.2 km] and it lies to the East Northeast (ENE).<5>
  • The distance to the Vatican is 3,762 miles [6,054.4 km] and it lies to the East Northeast (ENE).<6>

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins at Upper Gagetown. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Upper Gagetown) 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 Upper Gagetown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Upper Gagetown

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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 Upper Gagetown 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 300.362 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 296.14 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 296.293 degrees.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Upper Gagetown.



 
 
 

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