What Are Some Features of the Map of New York's Long Island?


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Features of the map of New York's Long Island on MapQuest.com include the names of the boroughs on the island (such as Queens and Brooklyn), roads, points of interest, parks and bodies of water. Users of the website can also view the map as a satellite image.

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The basic map of Long Island on MapQuest shows major features of Long Island, and users can use a zoom feature to zero in on specific locations on the island to view smaller entities. Among the specific features on the map are John F. Kennedy Airport, Long Island University, Long Island Carpet Cleaning, Franklin Square and Eisenhower County Park. Some of the entities have icons users can click to view addresses and location information. Roads that appear on the map include Interstates 295, 495 and 678.

Users can also locate specific locations on the map by using MapQuest's search engine. In addition, the map of Long Island has special travel tabs on the top of the map that users can click to see travel services on the island. Tab categories include Hotels, Food, Gas, Coffee and Parking. Users can map out directions from one location to another, and can print the map for free.

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