Unisphere

Unisphere (HMBIE)

Location: Osceola, NY 11368 Queens County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 44.782', W 73° 50.705'

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Peace Through Understanding

Dedicated toward man's aspirations to Peace Through Understanding and symbolizing his achievements in an expanding universe.
Built and presented by the United States Steel Corporation (USS)to the New York World's Fair April 22, 1964.
Made of Stainless Steel, the Unisphere is 140' high, 120' feet in diameter and weighs 700,000 pounds.
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Year Placed1964
Placed ByUnited States Steel
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Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 2:30am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 597502 N 4511243
Decimal Degrees40.74636667, -73.84508333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 44.782', W 73° 50.705'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 44' 46.92" N, 73° 50' 42.30" W
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Area Code(s)917, 718
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 114 Avenue of Africa, Osceola NY 11368, US
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