US State of Nevada
Nevadais a state located in the western United States.
Nevada is bordered by Utah (E), Arizona (SE), California (SW, W), and Oregon and Idaho (N).
The population as of the 2000 census figure was 1,998,257 but is growing fast. Nevada is the fastest growing state in the country.
Nevada's nickname is "The Silver State" and the state's motto is "All for Our Country".
The US postal abbreviation for Nevada is NV.
Outside the cities, visitors are attracted to Hoover Dam and Lake Mead, with its facilities for fishing, swimming, and boating; Lake Tahoe and Death Valley National Park, both on the California line; Lehman Caves National Monument; Great Basin National Park and restored mining ghost towns like Virginia City.
Nevadais in the Pacific Time Zone in the United States of America (USA). US Pacific Standard Time (PST) is 8 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-8).
Current time now in Time Zone: America Los Angeles (USA Pacific Time)