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About Las VegasSatellite view showing Las Vegas, officially the City of Las Vegas, the most populous and principal city of the state of Nevada in the United States. The Gambling Capital of the World is located in the arid Mojave Desert in Clark County in the southern corner of Nevada close to the borders of California and Arizona. The city's surrounding environment is dominated by mountain ranges on all sides, desert vegetation and some wildlife.
Las Vegas was established in 1905 and officially became a city in 1911, at that time the native tribes of the Southern Paiute have been vanished long time ago.
Photo courtesy of Las Vegas News Bureau.
Today the city is known as the 'Gambling and Entertainment Capital of the World', the Sin City or as a Disneyland for Adults, an international vacation, shopping, and gambling resort. It is famous for its classy and lavish casino resorts with their tingling evening shows, its bright neon signs, replaced continuously to advertise new attractions - bigger, brighter, better.
More and more the neon signs were replaced by new technologies like LED and Laser to illuminate the city by night. The old signs of old days Vegas glitz may be saved by the local Neon Museum .
Las Vegas has a population of about 624,000 inhabitants (in 2015), 2.1 million people live in the Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise metropolitan area.
The page shows a city map of Las Vegas with expressways, main roads and streets, and the location of Mc Carran International Airport (IATA code: LAS) located 9 mi (14.5 km) by road in Paradise south of Vegas.
Just zoom in to see a replica of the Eiffel Tower at Las Vegas Blvd. south east of Caesars Palace in the City Center.
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||Local Time Las Vegas:
Tuesday-September-27 05:06Standard time zone Pacific Standard Time (PST): UTC/GMT -8 hours
Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) in use from the second Sunday in March, ends on the first Sunday in November; time zone offset: UTC/GMT -7 hours
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|Google Map: Searchable Map of the City of Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
City Coordinates: 36°10′30″N 115°08′11″W
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