Champaign/Urbana, Illinois

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The 40,-88 graticule contains all of Champaign-Urbana, part of Bloomington and Normal, and several other smaller towns in Illinois.

Official Meetups[edit]

In accordance with the Main Page, the official meetup of the 40,-88 graticule will be held every Saturday at 4pm Central time.


Kyle, Kim, Matt, and Brett earned the Virgin Graticule Achievement
by being the first to reach any hashpoint in the (40, -88) graticule, here, on 2008-05-24.
2008-05-24 champaign geohashing group.jpg

Graticule History[edit]

On Friday, October 12th, 2007, at 7:45pm, xkcd author Randall Munroe gave a talk at 40.1139,-88.2211 for the ACM Reflections Projections Conference at the University of Illinois (citation). The talk was about "his experiences drawing xkcd and playing with kites." A video of this talk is available online.

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