Seeing Historic Route 66 from Above

Map of the United States showing  Route 66.

Detailed Description

Route 66 was established in November 1926. Named "The Mother Road" by John Steinbeck, the route is a cultural icon of America, symbolizing mobility and freedom.

We mark the route with this satellite mosaic and a combination of historical aerial photos and current aerial imagery from the USGS EROS Center archive.


Image Dimensions: 1200 x 675

Date Taken:

Lat / Long: 39.500000000000 / -98.400000000000

Location Taken: US