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|Satellite view showing Augusta, capital city of the State of Maine and the easternmost state capital in the United States.
The city is located in the New England region in the southwestern portion of Maine, on the Kennebec River.
In 1754 in the time of the French and Indian War, a palisade fort was built at the head of navigation of the Kennebec River, adjacent to Cushnoc, to protect English villages in the region and to promote settlement in the area. The British colonial outpost was named Fort Western. Cushnoc was incorporated in 1771 and the name changed to Augusta. Maine, originally an exclave of Massachusetts became a state in 1820 and Augusta was its designated capital.
Today Augusta has a population of about 18,800 inhabitants (in 2014). The third smallest state capital comes with five public schools, one private school, one college, the University of Maine at Augusta, and two public libraries.
Just zoom in to see Maine State House, the state capitol of the State of Maine, completed in 1832.
The Map shows a city map of Augusta with expressways, main roads and streets, and Augusta State Airport (IATA code: AUG).
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View of Augusta, Maine's capital city. Image: Terry Ross
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Thursday-November-26 2015 01:05Standard time zone Eastern (EST): UTC/GMT -5 hours
Daylight Saving Time (EDT) in use from the second Sunday in March, ends on the first Sunday in November; time zone offset: UTC/GMT -4 hours
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|Google Map: Searchable Map of the City of Augusta, Maine, USA.
|City Coordinates: 44°18′38″N 69°46′48″W
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