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Searchable Map and Satellite View of Springfield using Google Earth Data (45-degree view available)

Flag of Springfield, IllinoisSatellite view showing Springfield, capital city of the State of Illinois in the United States. The city is located almost in the geographical center of the state in the Lower Illinois River Basin, north of Lake Springfield.

Springfield was first settled by Europeans in the beginning of the 19th century. Today it is the largest city in central Illinois with a population of about 116,000 inhabitants, about 200,000 people live in its metropolitan area.

The city is home to the Illinois State Capitol. The French Renaissance building houses the legislative and executive branches of the state government of Illinois.

One of its former residents influences the city until today, a lawyer named Abraham Lincoln lived in Springfield from 1837 until 1861, when he went to Washington to become the 16th president of the United States. Lincoln's final resting place is at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Springfield, his tomb is one of the first National Historic Landmarks in the US.

Just zoom in to see the Old State Capitol, with the nearby Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum.

The page shows a city map of Springfield, Illinois with expressways, main roads and streets, and the location of Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (IATA code: SPI), 9 km (5.5 mi) by road north of the city.


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Illinois Capitol in Springfield
Illinois Capitol, built in 1868. The current building is the sixth in a row of capitols since Illinois became a part of the United States in 1818.


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Local Time Springfield:
Tuesday-September-2 2014  13:54  
Standard time zone: Central Standard Time (CST); UTC/GMT -6 hours Central Daylight Time (CDT) in use from the second Sunday in March, ends on the first Sunday in November; time zone offset: UTC/GMT -5 hours
 
Google Map: Searchable Map of the City of Springfield, Illinois, USA.
 
City Coordinates: 39.783250°N 89.650373°W
 
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