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About Washington D.C.

Flag of Washington D.C.Satellite view is showing Washington D.C., the national capital of the United States, located in the central eastern part of the US on the Potomac River, bordering the U.S. state of Virginia in west and the U.S. state of Maryland in east. It is coextensive with the District of Columbia, a federal district.

Washington was founded in 1790, during the presidency of George Washington, the city was planned by engineer Pierre-Charles L’Enfant (1754–1825) and built as the capital.

Washington D.C. has a city population of almost 650,000 inhabitants (est. 2013), about 5.7 million live in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria metropolitan area. Spoken language is predominantly English.

Just zoom in (+) to see the United States Capitol Complex on Capitol Hill with the Library of Congress, the Supreme Court, the U.S. Botanic Garden, and House and Senate Office Buildings.

The Map shows a city map of Washington D.C. with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find the three main airports that serve Washington D.C.: Reagan National Airport (IATA code: DCA) 5.2 mi (8 km) by road in south, Washington Dulles International Airport (IATA code: IAD), located in Dulles, Virginia, about 27 mi (43 km) by road, west of Washington D.C.’s central business district, and Baltimore-Washington International Airport known also as BWI-Marshall (IATA code: BWI) 31.3 mi (50 km) by road in southwest.

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United States Capitol in Washington, D.C.
The western front of the United States Capitol, the meeting place of the United States Congress. The Neoclassical style building is located in Washington, D.C., on top of Capitol Hill.

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Local Time Washington D.C.:
Sunday-November-29 2015  08:18  
Standard 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 Earth: Searchable map/satellite view of the City of Washington D.C., USA.
City Coordinates: 38°53′42.4″N 77°02′12.0″W
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External Links: (official District of Columbia website)
Washington D.C. (official travel website)

The Washington Post
Oldest and most-read daily newspaper in Washington.

Wikipedia: Washington D.C.
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