Millennium Monument

Millennium Monument (HM15CE)

Location: Christiansted, St Croix 00820 East End
Country: Virgin Islands, U.S.

N 17° 45.354', W 64° 34.032'

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United States Virgin Islands

— January 1, 2000 —

Since the dawn of consciousness, time has been measured by the movement of the sun. This marker, in the year 2000, is a continuum between all who have come before and all who are yet to come. The design concept starts with the Roman numeral "M"= 1000, "MM"=2000. The stone piers represent the abstraction of the two "M"s crossing at 90 degrees to each other. The alignment of the shadow pole and marker pin designates the azimuth of the sun on January 1, 2000. The shadow of the pole on the true north line designates local noon daily.

Honorable Charles Wesley Turnbull-GovernorHonorable Gerard Luz James II-Lt. GovernorRupert W. Ross, Jr.-St Croix AdministratorChanio A. Harris-Committee ChairmanHarold G. Thompson, Jr-Public Works Comm.Marc Biggs-Property & Procurement Comm.C. William Rich-Project DesignerAloy W. Nielsen-Project DirectorNorthshore Partners, Inc-Contractor"Past, Present, Future: A Millennium Vision"

HM NumberHM15CE
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Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 5:47pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)20Q E 333848 N 1963872
Decimal Degrees17.75590000, -64.56720000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 17° 45.354', W 64° 34.032'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds17° 45' 21.24" N, 64° 34' 1.92" W
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Area Code(s)620
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 290 Rte 82, Christiansted St Croix 00820, VI
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