# Correction for the height of The Hollywood Sign

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How long is 5.50 meters?

It's about two-fifths as tall as The Hollywood Sign

The height of The Hollywood Sign is about 15 meters.

(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)

Each of the white letters in the Hollywood Sign measures 15 m tall. Built as an advertisement in 1923, the sign was intended to stand for only eighteen months.