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20 Photos That Prove LA Is Taking Self-Isolation Very, Very, Very Seriously

From Disneyland to the beach.

Not five days ago, California was one of the many states to issue a "shelter-in-place" order to help flatten the curve and limit the spread of the coronavirus.

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To help comprehend the scope of things, here are some photos of Los Angeles, before and after the coronavirus pandemic:

1. Disneyland was packed with people just two months ago in January...

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2. ...but now both Disneyland and Disney World have closed until further notice.

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3. Santa Monica Pier was bustling with tourists last summer...

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4. ...and now it's a ghost town.

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5. There's always heavy traffic in front of the TCL Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard...

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6. ...but not anymore.

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7. Both The Grove and Original Farmers Market are usually full of shoppers...

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8. ...but the mall is all but closed...

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9. ...and the Farmers Market is eerily quiet.

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10. Grand Central Market was a downtown hot spot where you could barely order your food without bumping into someone...

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11. ...but now, not so much.

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12. Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills was crowded with Instagrammers just a few months ago...

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13. ...but now the photos are gonna look a little bit different.

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14. Travelers would sit and wait for their trains at Downtown's Union Station without a care in the world...

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15. ...but now workers have to carefully sanitize the near-empty station.

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16. People surfed and soaked up the sun at Santa Monica Beach just a few months ago...

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17. ...and now in March, despite the equally pleasant weather, not a single person is out.

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18. I can say from personal experience that three months ago, getting to and from LAX airport was a literal nightmare...

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19. ...but now it's easy as can be (not that you should be going anywhere).

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20. Lastly, and probably the most shocking, here's what the 110 Freeway looked like last week:

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