Poskam County

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Zepu (Poskam) County
پوسكام ناھىيىسى
泽普县
County
Location of the county
Location of the county
Country China
Province Xinjiang
Prefecture-level divisions Kashgar Prefecture
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Poskam County
Chinese name
Simplified Chinese 泽普县
Traditional Chinese 澤普縣
Uyghur name
Uyghur
پوسكام ناھىيىسى

Zepu (Poskam) County is a county in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and is under the administration of the Kashgar Prefecture. It contains an area of 985 km2. According to the 2002 census, it has a population of 180,000.

Transportation[edit]

Poksam is served by China National Highway 315 and the Kashgar-Hotan Railway.

Coordinates: 38°11′44″N 77°16′20″E / 38.19556°N 77.27222°E / 38.19556; 77.27222