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___ Searchable Map and Satellite View of the City of Long Beach, CA (45-degree view available)
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About Long Beach
|Satellite view showing Long Beach, a major port city in the State of California in the United States, located 24 mi (64 km) south of Los Angeles on San Pedro Bay, an inlet on the Pacific Ocean coast.
The Port of Long Beach is the United States' second busiest container port and one of the world's largest shipping ports.
The city started as settlements around cattle farming ranches officially incorporated in 1897. It became a seaside resort in the beginning of the 20th century, in 1920 oil was discovered and the city became an oil town. Today the city still maintains a large oil industry with wells located underground and offshore.
In 2015, Long Beach has a population of 474,000 inhabitants. It is part of Los Angeles metropolitan area (Los Angeles–Long Beach–Anaheim) with a population of 13.2 million people.
Some points of interest in Long Beach:
The city is home to the Museum of Art , and the Museum of Latin American Art in the newly developing East Village Arts District. The Aquarium of the Pacific (11,000 animals in a public aquarium). A decommissioned Soviet submarine B-427, the RMS Queen Mary, a retired ocean liner are permanently moored at Los Angeles Harbor in Long Beach. Earl Burns Miller Japanese Garden (Japanese Garden on the campus of California State University, Long Beach). Naples (three islands with Italianate street names); Casa de los Cerritos (impressive adobe residence); El Dorado Park (expansive public park with outdoor archery range, baseball/softball field, basketball court, community center, barbecue and picnic areas).
The page shows a city map of Long Beach with expressways, main roads and streets, and the location of Long Beach Airport (IATA code: LGB). Nearest international airport is Los Angeles International Airport (IATA code: LAX) 21 mi (34 km) by road, near Inglewood.
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||Local Time Long Beach:
Sunday-December-10 16:02Standard 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 Long Beach, California, USA.
City Coordinates: 33°48′15″N 118°9′29″W
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