The Geo Center of the U.S.In 1959 following the admission of Alaska and Hawaii to the Union, the U.S. Coast and Geodetic survey officially designated a point 20 miles north of Belle Fourche, South Dakota as the Geographic Center of the Nation.
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|Placed By||South Dakota State Historical Society, South Dakota Department of Transportation|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 12:56pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13T E 590904 N 4947376|
|Decimal Degrees||44.67400000, -103.85310000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 44° 40.44', W 103° 51.186'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||44° 40' 26.40" N, 103° 51' 11.16" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||605, 307|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 401-499 US-85, Belle Fourche SD 57717, US|
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