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The State of
Maine (ME)


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The capital of Maine is Augusta.

The 2-Letter Postal Abbreviation / Code for Maine: ME

Typical abbreviation for Maine: Me.

The pronunciation of Maine:

When the people of Maine refer to themselves: 1:

Time Zone: The state of Maine is in the Eastern Time (EST/EDT) zone and observes daylight saving time.

Nickname for Maine: "The Pine Tree State"

State Motto: "Dirigo" (I direct)

State Bird: Black-Capped Chickadee (poecile atricapilla)

State Tree: Eastern White Pine (pinus strobus)

State Flower: White Pine Cone and Tassel

State Song: "State of Maine Song"

Statehood: Maine became the 23rd state on Mar 15, 1820.

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