Danjiangkou

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Danjiangkou
丹江口市
County-level city
Danjiangkou is located in Hubei
Danjiangkou
Danjiangkou
Location in Hubei
Coordinates: 32°34′N 111°29′E / 32.567°N 111.483°E / 32.567; 111.483Coordinates: 32°34′N 111°29′E / 32.567°N 111.483°E / 32.567; 111.483
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hubei
Prefecture-level city Shiyan

Danjiangkou (Chinese: 丹江口; pinyin: Dānjiāngkǒu) is a county-level city of northwestern Hubei Province, People's Republic of China. It has a population of more than 150,000 and is under the administration of Shiyan City.

Geography[edit]

Danjiangkou is located on the Hanshui River. As the city name indicates (Danjiangkou = "the mouth of the Danjiang"), it is located near the mouth of the Dan River (Danjiang).

The city proper is situated near the Danjiangkou Dam on this river.

Transport[edit]

Danjiangkou is the northwest terminus of the Hankou–Danjiangkou Railway.

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