# Correction for the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa

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How long is 48.7680 meters?

It's about nine-tenths as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa

The height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is about 56.40 meters.

(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. *Torre pendente di Pisa*) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)

The Leaning Tower of Pisa stands

56.4 m tall along the angle of its lean. In May of 2008, in an successful effort to stabilize the tower,

70 tonnes of earth were removed from the tower's base on the side opposite the lean.

**MLA Style (8th Ed.)**

"Correction for the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa" *The Measure of Things,* 2024, www.themeasureofthings.com/correction.php?comp=distance&unit=m&amt=48.768&i=67. Accessed 9 Nov 2024.

**APA Style (7th Ed.)**

The Measure of Things. (2024). *Correction for the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa*. Retrieved November 9, 2024 from www.themeasureofthings.com/correction.php?comp=distance&unit=m&amt=48.768&i=67

**Chicago Style (17th Ed.)**

"Correction for the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa." The Measure of Things. 2024. https://www.themeasureofthings.com/correction.php?comp=distance&unit=m&amt=48.768&i=67.