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Points and Poles of Inaccessibility in North America, Central America and the Caribbean.

If you are looking for the Pole of Inaccessibility for the entire North American continent, please see here.

Necker Island

Necker Island

The Necker Island Point of Inaccessibility has to class as one of the most luxurious you’ll ever wish to visit. The exact location of the Necker Island PIA is determined to be at: Latitude: 18°31’33.0″N Longitude: 64°21’31.2″W These coordinates were calculated by Chris Brown in October 2019. Map of Necker Island Point of Inaccessibility Necker Island is the private property of Sir Richard Branson in the British Virgin Islands. It consists of approximately 30 hectares and lies North East of…

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Virgin Gorda

Virgin Gorda

The Virgin Gorda Point of Inaccessibility is in some dense bush on the side of the side of Gorda Peak, fairly close to the highest point on the island. The exact location of the Virgin Gorda PIA is determined to be at: Latitude: 18°29’14.7″N Longitude: 64°24’01.8″W Distance from sea: 1,374 metres These coordinates were calculated by Miso for Chris Brown in July 2019. Map of Virgin Gorda Point of Inaccessibility Virgin Gorda is an island in the British Virgin Islands…

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North American Pole of Inaccessibility

North American Pole of Inaccessibility

The Point of Inaccessibility for North America is on land belonging to the Oglala Sioux Tribe about six miles north of a small settlement called Allen in South Dakota, USA. The exact location of the North American PIA is determined to be at: Latitude: 43°21’36″N Longitude: 101°58’12″W Distance from sea: 1,030miles The coordinates were calculated by Garcia-Castellanos & Lombardo in 2007 and published in the Scottish Geographical Journal. Map of North American Pole of Inaccessibility The North American Pole of…

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Florida

Florida

The Point of Inaccessibility for Florida lies in marshland belonging to the Avon Park Air Force Range, on the eastern shores of Lake Arbuckle in Polk County, between Seebring and Lake Wales The exact location of the Florida PIA is determined to be at: Latitude: 27° 41.495’ N Longitude: 81° 22.944’ W Distance from sea: 54.2 miles These coordinates were calculated by Miso for Chris Brown in July 2019. Location of the Florida Point of Inaccessibility This point is in…

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