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John Wanamaker Post Office, PA is a post office located in Philadelphia County at N39.95187° W75.16127° (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:  Philadelphia, PA    Map MRC: 39075H2
Map Center:  N39.95187°  W75.16127°    Datum: NAD83    Zoom: 4m/pixel

Places Within This Map View:
Place Type Coordinates (click to center)
John Wanamaker Post OfficePost OfficeN39.95187° W75.16127°
WMMR-FM (Philadelphia)TowerN39.95178° W75.16046°
Philadelphia Justice CenterBuildingN39.95350° W75.16190°
Philadelphia Regional High SchoolSchoolN39.95140° W75.15950°
Reading StationLocaleN39.95289° W75.15934°
Philadelphia City HallBuildingN39.95233° W75.16351°
PhiladelphiaPopulated PlaceN39.95233° W75.16379°
Land Title Building Post OfficePost OfficeN39.95041° W75.16452°
Philadelphia County Sheriff's OfficeBuildingN39.95055° W75.16466°
Thomas Jefferson UniversitySchoolN39.94970° W75.15830°
Academy of Fine ArtsBuildingN39.95511° W75.16351°
Thomas Jefferson University HospitalHospitalN39.94911° W75.15840°
Historical Society of PennsylvainaBuildingN39.94761° W75.16296°
Penn Center Post OfficePost OfficeN39.95350° W75.16585°
Center SquareLocaleN39.95218° W75.16616°
John F Kennedy PlazaParkN39.95429° W75.16570°
JFK PLaza Shopping CenterLocaleN39.95410° W75.16620°
Hahnemann Medical CollegeSchoolN39.95706° W75.16323°
Hahnemann University HospitalHospitalN39.95703° W75.16333°
Philadelphia Fire Department Engine 20 Ladder 23BuildingN39.95461° W75.15573°
Wills Eye HospitalHospitalN39.94806° W75.15618°
Philadelphia Police Department - 6th DistrictBuildingN39.95662° W75.15701°
Magee Rehabilitation HospitalBuildingN39.95685° W75.16530°
Pennwalt ParkParkN39.95542° W75.16676°
Levy ParkParkN39.95539° W75.16691°
Louis Kahn ParkParkN39.94520° W75.15994°
ChinatownPopulated PlaceN39.95345° W75.15462°
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine ArtsSchoolN39.95600° W75.16740°
Mikveh Israel CemeteryCemeteryN39.94649° W75.15601°
Philadelphia Museum School of ArtSchoolN39.94595° W75.16629°
Pennsylvania College Podiatric MedicineSchoolN39.95460° W75.15370°
Market Place East Shopping CenterBuildingN39.95130° W75.15310°
Holy Redeemer SchoolSchoolN39.95733° W75.15490°
Seger Park PlaygroundParkN39.94365° W75.15928°
Colonial Dames of AmericaBuildingN39.94761° W75.16879°
Hill-Physick-Keith HouseBuildingN39.94428° W75.15712°
Kopernicus TriangleParkN39.95674° W75.16844°
Pennsylvania HospitalHospitalN39.94555° W75.15533°
Balch InstituteBuildingN39.95011° W75.15268°
William Penn Retail Post OfficePost OfficeN39.95298° W75.15254°
Graff HouseBuildingN39.95095° W75.15240°
WPWT-FM (Philadelphia)TowerN39.94595° W75.16796°
Seger Recreation CenterBuildingN39.94313° W75.15934°
Doctors HospitalHospitalN39.95789° W75.16823°
Atwater Kent MuseumBuildingN39.95039° W75.15212°
Federal Detention Center PhiladelphiaBuildingN39.95274° W75.15200°
Cathedral of Saints Peter and PaulChurchN39.95730° W75.16900°
Afro-American MuseumBuildingN39.95289° W75.15184°
Sisters City SquareParkN39.95716° W75.16918°
Van Rensselaer HouseBuildingN39.95011° W75.17073°
Continental Post OfficePost OfficeN39.94968° W75.15188°
Washington SquareParkN39.94706° W75.15268°
East TriangleParkN39.95739° W75.16992°
Stevens SchoolSchoolN39.96233° W75.15990°
Philadelphia Fire Department Engine 1 Ladder 5BuildingN39.94212° W75.16554°
American College of PhysiciansBuildingN39.95410° W75.15080°
Durham SchoolSchoolN39.94483° W75.16934°
Congress HallBuildingN39.94872° W75.15101°
Academy of Natural SciencesBuildingN39.95650° W75.17101°
Norman Rockwell MuseumBuildingN39.94761° W75.15129°
Liberty Bell PavilionBuildingN39.95067° W75.15045°
Assumption SchoolSchoolN39.96206° W75.15740°
Palumbo Recreation CenterBuildingN39.94122° W75.15875°
Palumbo PlaygroundParkN39.94134° W75.15799°
Franklin SquareParkN39.95539° W75.15073°
Cathedral SchoolSchoolN39.95956° W75.16934°
Logan CircleLocaleN39.95796° W75.17063°
Athenaeum of PhiladelphiaBuildingN39.94678° W75.15129°
McCall SchoolSchoolN39.94428° W75.15296°
Hawthorne ParkParkN39.94064° W75.16258°
United States MintBuildingN39.96233° W75.16573°
RittenhousePopulated PlaceN39.94845° W75.17212°
Independence Visitor CenterParkN39.95122° W75.14990°
Rittenhouse SquareParkN39.94928° W75.17240°
Independence HallBuildingN39.94872° W75.15018°

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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.

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