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Satellite view showing Sacramento, capital city of the State of California in the United States, located in California's Central Valley at the confluence of the American River with the Sacramento River, 87 mi (140 km) north east of San Francisco.
The first European settlement which will become Sacramento, was established by the Swiss adventurer John Sutter. Some years later in times of the California Gold Rush, the city grew from a commercial and agricultural center to a major distribution point, a Western hub for wagon trains, stagecoaches, and riverboats, and a terminus for the First Transcontinental Railroad. The Pony Express has reached Sacramento in 1860 connecting Sacramento with the cities in the east, its usefulness vanished with the arrival of the First Transcontinental Telegraph in 1861.
In recent years Sacramento has become a major influence in northern California culture, it has been recognized as the number one diverse city in California. Racism is at an all time low, every part of the city is proudly mixed. Today Sacramento has a population of about 480,000 inhabitants (in 2013).
Just zoom in (+) to see California State Capitol Museum, the building serves as both a museum and the state’s working seat of government.
The page shows a city map of Sacramento with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find Sacramento International Airport (IATA code: SMF) located 11 mi (18 km) northwest of Sacramento's central business district.
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Ziggurat Building in West Sacramento, viewed across the Sacramento River, it houses the California Department of General Services.
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Saturday-October-10 05:28Standard time zone Pacific Standard Time (PST): UTC/GMT -8 hours
Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) in use from the second Sunday in March, ends on the first Sunday in November; time zone offset: UTC/GMT -7 hours
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|Google Map: Searchable Map of the City of Sacramento, California, USA.
|City Coordinates: 38°33′20″N 121°28′8″W
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