West of This Point is the California Aqueduct

West of This Point is the California Aqueduct (HM1108)

Location: Newman, CA 95360 Stanislaus County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 18.042', W 121° 6.255'

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West of this point is the California Aqueduct which parallels Interstate Highway 5 for about 250 miles in the San Joaquin Valley. The aqueduct is a major part of the California State Water Project operated by the State Department of Water Resources. The aqueduct transports water from the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta to the San Joaquin Valley for irrigation and municipal uses and to Southern California for municipal use a distance of 444 miles. It also serves water to the South Bay and Central Coastal areas from San Luis Reservoir to State Highway 41. The aqueduct serves both the state water project and the Federal Central Valley Project. Irrigation in the San Joaquin Valley makes it one of the richest agricultural areas in the world.
HM NumberHM1108
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Date Added Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 2:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 668018 N 4129915
Decimal Degrees37.30070000, -121.10425000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 18.042', W 121° 6.255'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 18' 2.52" N, 121° 6' 15.30" W
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Area Code(s)209
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 44-98 West Side Fwy, Newman CA 95360, US
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