Astore

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Astore
Coordinates: 35°13′N 74°31′E / 35.22°N 74.51°E / 35.22; 74.51
Country Pakistan
Province Gilgit Baltistan
District Astore
Elevation 2,546 m (8,353 ft)
Time zone PST (UTC+5)

Astore, also spelt Astor, is a city and the capital of Astore District in the Gilgit-Baltistan region of northern Pakistan. It is located at 35°22'0N 74°51'0E with an altitude of 2546 metres (8353 feet).[1]

The Astore-Burzul Road, linking Gilgit to Srinagar was closed in 1978.[2]

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Coordinates: 35°22′0″N 74°51′00″E / 35.36667°N 74.85000°E / 35.36667; 74.85000