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If Washington D.C.’s fifty state-named avenues were states.

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Modern color map:

The United Streets of America

L’Enfant style:

The United Streets of America


Doesn’t that trip out to West Falls Church on the Orange Line seem a lot farther than it looks on the map? That’s because it is. Try this map instead. It shows the Washington Metro system with stations spaced according to the scheduled travel time between them.

Washington Metro - Time Scale Map


Compare the time-scale map with the standard version:Scale Comparison