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Maine

Data & Facts

Maine Flag
State Name
Maine  - State Abbr.: ME
Statehood
15-Mrz-1820
 - Statehood Ranking: 23
Land Area
30,862 sqaremiles  (79,930 qkm)
 - Land Area Ranking: 39
Population
1,274,923
(2000; Census every 10 years)
Capital
Augusta
Biggest City
Portland
Nickname
The Pine Tree State
Motto
"Dirigo" (== I lead)
Highest Point
1.606 m / 5,269 ft (Mt. Katahdin)
Lowest Point
Sea Level
 - Dayligh Saving Time
 - yes
Tree
White Pine
Flower
White pine cone and tassel (Pinus strobus, linnaeus)
Bird
Chickadee (Parus atricapillus)
Animal
Moose
Song
State of Maine Song (by Roger Vinton Snow)

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GPS Coordinates

1 -- Augusta, Maine State Capitol
Decimal Lat: 44.307006 / Lon: -69.780865
Degree

 
  Maine
 

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