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Old 08-22-2013, 02:25 PM
 
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I am about 5 minutes by car from the hospital I was born in, well its actually demolished now but you know what I mean
Goodness lot of you guys live so close to where you were born.

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Originally Posted by NintyFresh View Post
829.08 miles / 1334.27 km

I was born on an island outside of the US.

My parents are 4597.40 miles / 7398.80 km away from their birthplaces.
Born on an island outside of the US that's 830 miles away. Sounds like Bermuda to me I'm from an island, too
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Old 08-22-2013, 02:54 PM
 
Location: Keizer, OR
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About 455 miles.
I was born in Santa Rosa, CA, an hour from San Francisco.
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Old 08-22-2013, 03:45 PM
 
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We North Americans tend to move around a lot, so I suspect our answers will differ from those provided by people from other continents.

Or maybe they won't.

Anyway, I'll start. I am currently 2345 miles / 3919 km from where I was born (straight-line distance).
I am currently approx. 4360 miles away, but I live approx. 350 miles from where I was born.
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Old 08-23-2013, 08:48 AM
 
Location: Melbourne, Australia
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Do i win the prize for distance closest to the OP? lol
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Old 08-24-2013, 01:10 AM
 
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2,639 miles away.
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Old 08-24-2013, 02:17 AM
 
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I'm 9,263 miles or 14,907 kms from where I was born.
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Old 08-24-2013, 05:51 AM
 
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450km
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Old 08-24-2013, 06:56 AM
 
Location: Hong Kong / Vienna
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Ca. 1500km. I'm in Southern Finland again.
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Old 08-24-2013, 06:58 AM
 
Location: Finland
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Good! Visiting or staying?

I'm 150 km (110 miles) from home. Never living more far away before.
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Old 08-24-2013, 07:15 AM
 
Location: SGV, CA
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30 miles
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