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Capitol Building was a building in Washington D.C.. The building served as a national landmark and the headquarters for United States Congress.


The Capitol Building was seen multiple times throughout the film, though it is prominently seen during the moments before the D.C Earthquake.


  • In the original script, the Capitol Building would've been the center of attention during the earthquake instead of the Washington Monument, with President Wilson looking over to see the building thrown upwards