Huangyuan County

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Huangyuan County
County
Chinese transcription(s)
Skyline of Huangyuan County
Country China
Province Qinghai
Prefecture Xining
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Huangyuan County (Chinese: 湟源县; pinyin: Huángyuán Xiàn) is a county of Qinghai Province, China. It is under the administration of Xining city.

Touristic place[edit]

On the Riyue Mountain, where Princess Wencheng lost its Riyue mirror (mirror of Sun and Moon), there is a temple about this princess.

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Coordinates: 36°38′N 101°09′E / 36.633°N 101.150°E / 36.633; 101.150