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Alain Leroy Locke Hall, DC is a building located in District of Columbia County at N38.92333° W77.01972° (NAD83). This is the nearest place in the USGS place names database to the center of the map view below.  Look below the map view for a list of other places and locations that are visible within this map view.  If you need to locate a landmark or feature, you can search for its location on our Find Places page.  If you need to locate a specific USGS topographic map, try our Find Maps page.

USGS Map Name:  Washington West, DC    Map MRC: 38077H1
Map Center:  N38.92333°  W77.01972°    Datum: NAD83    Zoom: 4m/pixel

Places Within This Map View:
Place Type Coordinates (click to center)
Alain Leroy Locke HallBuildingN38.92333° W77.01972°
Center for Academic ReinforcementBuildingN38.92333° W77.01917°
Upper QuadrangleLocaleN38.92333° W77.02028°
Armour J Blackburn CenterBuildingN38.92389° W77.01944°
Howard University Middle School of Math and ScienceSchoolN38.92285° W77.01921°
Human Ecology BuildingBuildingN38.92278° W77.01917°
School of EducationBuildingN38.92306° W77.01889°
Lulu V Childers HallBuildingN38.92417° W77.02000°
Howard University Post OfficePost OfficeN38.92233° W77.01970°
Howard University MuseumBuildingN38.92233° W77.01942°
Moorland Spingarn Research CenterBuildingN38.92233° W77.01942°
Andrew Carnegie BuildingBuildingN38.92278° W77.02083°
Founders LibraryBuildingN38.92206° W77.01942°
Fredrick Douglass Memorial HallBuildingN38.92361° W77.02111°
Andrew Rankin Memorial ChapelChurchN38.92210° W77.02060°
Ira Aldridge TheatreBuildingN38.92417° W77.02111°
Gallery of Art - Howard UniversityBuildingN38.92456° W77.02081°
Lower QuadrangleLocaleN38.92167° W77.02000°
Phyllis Wheatley HallBuildingN38.92222° W77.01833°
Cramton AuditoriumBuildingN38.92444° W77.02111°
Julia Ward Howe MemorialParkN38.92344° W77.02164°
Howard HallBuildingN38.92317° W77.02164°
Earnest E Just HallBuildingN38.92139° W77.01944°
Mordecal Johnson Administration BuildingBuildingN38.92306° W77.02167°
Thirkield Science HallBuildingN38.92167° W77.02083°
Chauncy T Cooper HallBuildingN38.92139° W77.01889°
Inabel Burns Lindsay HallBuildingN38.92250° W77.02167°
Maria L Baldwin HallBuildingN38.92167° W77.01833°
Howard University Early Learning ProgramsSchoolN38.92134° W77.02073°
Miner Teachers College (historical)SchoolN38.92372° W77.02192°
Isabella Sojourner Truth HallBuildingN38.92222° W77.01778°
Miner Hall (historical)BuildingN38.92261° W77.02192°
Harriett Tubman QuadrangleLocaleN38.92194° W77.01778°
Mackey BuildingSchoolN38.92194° W77.02167°
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences BuildingBuildingN38.92111° W77.01861°
Julia Caldwell Frazier HallBuildingN38.92139° W77.01806°
Prudence Crandall HallBuildingN38.92167° W77.01778°
Russell A Dixon BuildingBuildingN38.92139° W77.02139°
William H Greene StadiumParkN38.92556° W77.02111°
Business LibraryBuildingN38.92417° W77.02222°
Old Main (historical)BuildingN38.92233° W77.02220°
Dixon HallBuildingN38.92139° W77.02167°
C B Powell BuildingBuildingN38.92056° W77.01972°
Banneker Community CenterParkN38.92400° W77.02248°
John F Kennedy Recreation CenterParkN38.92567° W77.02137°
George W Cook HallBuildingN38.92528° W77.02194°
WHUT-TV StationBuildingN38.92056° W77.01861°
Smiths Park (historical)ParkN38.92094° W77.02164°
WHUR-FMBuildingN38.92028° W77.02028°
McMillan ReservoirReservoirN38.92484° W77.01691°
Ralph J Bunche International Affairs CenterBuildingN38.92056° W77.02139°
Effingham ApartmentsBuildingN38.92500° W77.02250°
Student Resource CenterBuildingN38.92028° W77.02083°
Burr AnnexBuildingN38.92583° W77.02222°
National Home for Destitute Colored Women and Children (historical)BuildingN38.92372° W77.02331°
Mary Mcleod Bethune Hall AnnexBuildingN38.92028° W77.01778°
Howard University Park (historical)ParkN38.91983° W77.01859°
Louis Stokes Health Sciences LibraryBuildingN38.91972° W77.01889°
Banneker Recreation CenterParkN38.92344° W77.02359°
Howard University CenterBuildingN38.91972° W77.02167°
Charles R Drew HallBuildingN38.92722° W77.02111°
John Burr GymnasiumBuildingN38.92639° W77.02250°
Benjamin Banneker High SchoolSchoolN38.92371° W77.02396°
Banneker Day Care CenterBuildingN38.92380° W77.02400°
Lewis Elementary SchoolSchoolN38.92030° W77.01662°
Our Redeemer Lutheran ChurchChurchN38.92039° W77.02303°
Highway Christian Church of ChristChurchN38.91907° W77.01845°
K C Lewis Recreation CenterParkN38.92011° W77.01664°
Howard University Hospital Family Health CenterHospitalN38.91860° W77.02010°
Howard PlaygroundParkN38.92011° W77.01609°
Russell A Dixon HallBuildingN38.91861° W77.02111°
Howard Plaza TowersBuildingN38.92028° W77.02361°
District of Columbia Fire and Emergency Medical Services Engine Company 4BuildingN38.92338° W77.02509°
Center for Sickle Cell DiseaseBuildingN38.91852° W77.02215°
Bruce-Monroe Recreation CenterParkN38.92817° W77.02275°

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Note (5/31/2016) - Want a crosshair at the center coordinates of the map?  A number of people have asked, so that option has been added!

Note (6/26/2013) - Map sizes are now larger, and an extra-large (1280x1280) option has been added as well.

Note (8/18/2010) - The transition to the new TopoQuest server is now complete.  Aside from a glitch that affected the TopoZone alternative map.asp script much of Monday (8/17/2010) afternoon and evening, all went pretty smoothly.  Response time of the TopoQuest website overall should be much snappier, and addition of more 1m satellite / aerial imagery is back underway!

Note (8/2/2010) - Full USGS 1:100K and 1:250K topographic map coverage of the continental US is now completed and online.  Plus, I have the new TopoQuest server under construction with a 9TB RAID6 disk array to continue adding satellite/aerial photo coverage.  Yay!

Note (7/21/2009) - Locations of places of interest (from the USGS placenames database) within the map area you are viewing are now listed below the map when viewing at 64m/pixel or below.  You can click the name of the place to go to its description page, or click the coordinates to recenter your map view on that place.

Note (6/1/2009) - We've started adding 1m/pixel aerial and satellite imagery, starting with Oregon and slowly branching out from there.  Please be patient, it takes a very long time to download and process all this imagery, as well as huge amounts of disk space!

Note (3/07/2009) - We've started adding 1:100K and 1:250K scale USGS topographic maps, starting with southern Oregon and moving out from there.  Coverage will be a bit sparse at first while we crank up automated processing of map tiles at these topographic map scales.  To view 1:100K and 1:250K scale topos, you'll need to manually select them from the sidebar (the Choose Automatically selection will not select these map scales until we have more coverage).  You can use the coverage map types to see what areas we've already processed and have online.  Also note that satellite photo coverage isn't meant to be particularly useful at this point, it's just (very) experimental.

Note (7/31/2008) - We've started adding 1:50K scale topographic maps of Canada, starting with British Columbia.  The Canadian topographic map coverage is still a bit experimental, and integration into the map viewer still needs a little work.  The map viewer will not yet automatically select the 1:50K scale topographic maps, so if you're trying to view maps in Canada, you may need to manually switch to the 1:50K Topo Maps selection in the Map Contents section of the sidebar.

Note (4/15/2008) - With the demise of non-subscription access to TopoZone (now merged with, a subscription service), we're scrambling to process all topographic maps for the US and make them available as quickly as possible.  We now have four Linux PC's crunching map data 24/7 to produce and index map data continuously.  We should be adding approximately fifteen 1 degree x 1 degree blocks of map data (approximately 1000 individual 7.5 minute 1:24000 topo maps) per day.  We're starting with southern Oregon (because that's where we live!) and northern California and branching out from there.

TopoZone URL Replacement
Do you have a Topozone map URL that you want to convert to the TopoQuest equivalent?  Simply replace with in the URL, and you'll get the equivalent map as what Topozone used to produce!  We have more details on using TopoQuest as a Topozone alternative on our Topozone Replacement page.

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