Follow Cleveland Avenue south from Highway 36, or follow Roselawn Avenue east from Highway 280. One block north of the intersection of Cleveland and Roselawn, look to the east side of the street to find this marker along the sidewalk.
The forty-fifth parallel of north latitude on the surface of the earth runs through this boulder.
It is an east and west line which is exactly one-half the distance between the Equator and the North Pole or a distance of 3102 miles each way.
Located by Ramsey County Surveyor
Plaque recast November 1994
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