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About Los Angeles
|Satellite view showing Los Angeles, largest city in the state of California by population, and the second most populous city in the United States, located in southern California between the San Gabriel Mountains on the east and the west coast of the Pacific Ocean.
The city started as a settlement in 1781, named "El Pueblo de Nuestra Señora la Reina de los Ángeles del Río de Porciúncula", population: 44. Years later with the completion of the Southern Pacific line to Los Angeles in 1876 the population has grown to more than 10,000 people.
Today Los Angeles has a population of just under 4 million inhabitants, 15 million live in its metropolitan area (in 2013).
Hollywood, a district in the central LA, is known as the original movie mecca, the majority of US movie studios are headquartered in Los Angeles.
The city is home to the Kodak Theatre, today known as Dolby Theatre, located close to Hollywood Boulevard in the Hollywood district of Los Angeles. The theater is home of the annual Academy Awards Ceremonies (The Oscars), which were first held there in March 2002, it is the first permanent home for the awards.
Just zoom in (+) to see LA City Hall, the center of the government of the city of Los Angeles and until 1964 the tallest building in Los Angeles.
The page shows a city map of Los Angeles with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find Los Angeles International Airport (IATA code: LAX), located in southwestern Los Angeles near Inglewood, distance from downtown: 18 mi (29 km), and the location of LA/Ontario International Airport, 40 mi (64 km) by road in Ontario, San Bernardino County.
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The world famous Hollywood Sign in the Hollywood Hills area in Los Angeles.
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Tuesday-August-4 10:51Standard 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
|Google Map: Searchable Map of the City of Los Angeles, California, USA.
|City Coordinates: 34°03′N 118°15′W
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