45th Parallel (Clarksville)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
N 44° 59.975 W 071° 25.163
19T E 309314 N 4985751
Quick Description: 45th Parallel (Clarksville)
Location: New Hampshire, United States
Date Posted: 5/15/2006 8:22:20 PM
Waymark Code: WMCPT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 55

Long Description:
45TH PARALLEL (Clarksville)

At this point you stand on the 45th parallel, halfway between the Equator and the North Pole. At this point you stand also at longitude 71 degrees, 24' West from Greenwich, England. A line from this point through the center of the earth would emerge in the Indian Ocean 982 miles southwest of Perth, Australia.

Located in a triangular plot at the junction of NH 145 and Clarksville Pond Road.


It seems both coords are off slightly for this marker!
Marker Name: 45th Parallel (Clarkesville)

Official Marker Number: 115

Marker Type: Official NH State

Marker Location: Clarksville

Date Marker Established: 177

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