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Searchable Map and Satellite View of Detroit using Google Earth Data (with 45-degree image coverage)
|Satellite view showing Detroit, largest city in Michigan and the seat of Wayne County in the United States. The city is located in southeastern Michigan on the Detroit River (connecting Lake Erie and Lake St. Clair), opposite Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
Detroit was founded in 1701, today (2014) the city has a population of just under 700,000 inhabitants, 4.3 million people live in the metropolitan area (Metro Detroit).
Detroit is known as America's traditional automotive center, the city's name is sometimes used as a synonym for the American automobile industry. The annual North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) is held in Detroit.
Detroit's Motown Sound and world famous artists such as John Lee Hooker, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations, Diana Ross & The Supremes, The Jackson 5, Aretha Franklin and many other musicians shaped the reputation of Detroit as a music city.
Among Detroit's most important cultural institution are The Henry Ford, the nation's "largest indoor-outdoor history museum", the Detroit Institute of Arts and the Detroit Zoo.
Located in the Cultural Center Historic District around Wayne State University are the Detroit Historical Museum, and the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.
The Map shows a city map of Detroit with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find the location of Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (IATA code: DTW) located 21 mi (34 km) by road in southwest, and Coleman A. Young Municipal Airport (IATA code: DET) about 8 mi (13 km) by road northeast of the central business district.
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Skyline of the City of Detroit, Michigan at the Detroit International Riverfront at Detroit River. Tallest buildings are the Renaissance Center (RenCen) owned by General Motors as its world headquarters. The central tower is the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center.
Photo: Mike Russell
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Thursday-August-28 2014 18:12Standard 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
|Google Map: Searchable Map of the City of Detroit, Michigan, USA.
|City Coordinates: 42°19′53″N 83°02′45″W
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