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Satellite view showing Santa Fe, capital city of New Mexico in the United States. The city is located in the north-central part of the state, on the Santa Fe River in the northern Rio Grande valley. Santa Fe lies at an altitude of 7,000 feet (2,134 m) above sea level, making it the highest state capital in the United States.
Don Pedro de Peralta, at that time Governor of Spanish New Mexico founded the city at the foot of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in 1607. Three years later in 1610, he made it the capital of the province.
So, Santa Fe is not only the highest state capital, but also the oldest continuously inhabited state capital in the US.
Today the city of Santa Fe has a population of about 70,000 inhabitants (in 2014), some 145,000 people live in its metropolitan area.
Just zoom in to see the New Mexico State Capitol, the only round state capitol in the US, it is known as "the Roundhouse". The Capitol building was designed to resemble the ancient Sun symbol of New Mexico's Zia people, a red circle with four groups of four rays pointing in four directions. The sacred Zia sun symbol is also on the flag of the state of New Mexico. New Mexico State Capitol houses the New Mexico State Legislature and the Office of the Governor.
The page shows a city map of Santa Fe with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find the location of Santa Fe Municipal Airport (IATA code: SAF), about 23 km (14 mi) by road southwest of the central business district.
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City of Santa Fe. The tower in the center belongs to the Bataan Memorial Building, the former State Capitol of New Mexico.
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Mountain Daylight Time (MDT) in use from the second Sunday in March, ends on the first Sunday in November; time zone offset: UTC/GMT -6 hours
|Google Map: Searchable Map of the City of Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.
|City Coordinates: 35°40′2″N 105°57′52″W
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