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Rocky Islands, MD is a island located in Montgomery County at N38.99400° W77.24831° (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:  Falls Church, VA    Map MRC: 38077H2
Map Center:  N38.99374°  W77.24791°    Datum: NAD83    Zoom: 8m/pixel
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Places Within This Map View:
Place Type Coordinates (click to center)
Rocky IslandsIslandN38.99400° W77.24831°
The SpoutRapidsN38.99556° W77.24937°
Six LocksAreaN38.99455° W77.24554°
Lock 17DamN38.99630° W77.24787°
Lock 18DamN38.99762° W77.24842°
Lock 16DamN38.99205° W77.24415°
Lock 19DamN38.99848° W77.24840°
Olmsted IslandIslandN38.99872° W77.25081°
Lock 15DamN38.98928° W77.24415°
Mine Run BranchStreamN38.99622° W77.25359°
Great Falls Tavern Visitor CenterBuildingN39.00039° W77.24804°
Carroll BranchStreamN39.00178° W77.24720°
Great FallsPopulated PlaceN39.00233° W77.24609°
Bear IslandIslandN38.98511° W77.24331°
Great FallsRapidsN39.00230° W77.25324°
Gold Mine TrailTrailN38.98900° W77.23554°
Great Falls ParkParkN38.99094° W77.23470°
Limekiln BranchStreamN39.00705° W77.24443°
Conn IslandIslandN39.00844° W77.24915°
Matildaville (historical)Populated PlaceN38.99733° W77.26276°
WidewaterChannelN38.98428° W77.23554°
Potomac Heritage TrailTrailN39.00844° W77.25415°
Maryland MineMineN38.99567° W77.23165°
Saint Francis Episcopal ChurchChurchN38.98761° W77.26331°
Rocky RunStreamN38.97622° W77.24665°
FairviewPopulated PlaceN38.97789° W77.25720°
Mather GorgeValleyN38.97856° W77.23672°
Riverview ParkParkN39.01261° W77.25109°
Cool Spring BranchStreamN39.01261° W77.24276°
Sherwin IslandIslandN38.98122° W77.23248°
PeacockPopulated PlaceN38.97372° W77.25331°
Difficult RunStreamN38.97622° W77.23498°
Great Falls Estate LakeReservoirN39.01144° W77.23503°
Black PondLakeN38.97723° W77.23087°
GlendalePopulated PlaceN38.96983° W77.24915°
Riverbend Regional Park Visitor CenterBuildingN39.01872° W77.24609°
Riverbend Regional ParkParkN39.01872° W77.25109°
Mine Run DamDamN38.99678° W77.27304°
Powhatan IslandIslandN39.01872° W77.24359°
Saint Gabriel CemeteryCemeteryN39.00677° W77.22553°
The Madeira SchoolSchoolN38.97278° W77.23270°
Potomac FallsPopulated PlaceN39.01344° W77.23054°
Lake WerowanceReservoirN38.99692° W77.27400°
Fawsett FarmsPopulated PlaceN38.99789° W77.22192°
Center TrailTrailN39.02011° W77.24693°
Meadow TrailTrailN39.01983° W77.25248°
GreenwayLocaleN38.97205° W77.23248°
River BendLocaleN39.02067° W77.24831°
Great Falls Estate DamDamN39.01678° W77.23304°
Prospect HillSummitN38.96785° W77.23801°
Dranesville DistrictCivilN38.97478° W77.26889°
CropleyPopulated PlaceN38.98011° W77.21998°
Offutt IslandIslandN38.97428° W77.22276°
Cabin John Park Volunteer Fire Department Station 30BuildingN39.01017° W77.22017°
Manor Montessori SchoolSchoolN39.00638° W77.21811°
Marsden TractAreaN38.97705° W77.21776°
Potomac ManorsPopulated PlaceN39.01705° W77.22109°
Hermit IslandIslandN38.97372° W77.21831°
Captain Hickory RunStreamN38.97233° W77.27693°
Perry IslandIslandN38.97233° W77.21859°
Herzog IslandIslandN38.97567° W77.21304°
Little Sluice IslandIslandN38.97333° W77.21333°
Big Sluice IslandIslandN38.97361° W77.21306°
Bullneck RunStreamN38.96983° W77.21304°

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Updates
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 Trails.com, 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.

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