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Trump inauguration: Compare 2017 with 2009

Interactive The National Mall

Trump: 12:01pm local

Donald Trump's inauguration 2017

Obama: 12:04pm local

Barack Obama's inauguration 2009

It's been eight years since a new president took the oath of office at the US Capitol.

Here are some side-by-side comparisons of Barack Obama's inauguration in 2009 and Donald Trump's in 2017.

App users should tap here to fully explore the interactive images.

Interactive Leaving the Capitol

2017

President and First Lady Obama leave the Capitol

2009

President and First Lady Bush leave the Capitol

Interactive The Oath of Office

2017

Taking the Oath

2009

Taking the Oath

Interactive Inaugural Speech

Trump's speech

Trump's speech

Obama's speech

Obama's speech

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