Deqing County, Guangdong

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Deqing County
德庆县
County
Location of the county
Location of the county
Deqing is located in Guangdong
Deqing
Deqing
Location in Guangdong
Coordinates: 23°08′N 111°45′E / 23.133°N 111.750°E / 23.133; 111.750Coordinates: 23°08′N 111°45′E / 23.133°N 111.750°E / 23.133; 111.750
Country People's Republic of China
Province Guangdong
Prefecture-level city Zhaoqing
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Deqing
Traditional Chinese 德慶
Simplified Chinese 德庆
Postal Takhing
Literal meaning Virtuous Celebration

Deqing County, formerly romanized as Takhing,[a] is a county in western Guangdong, China, under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Zhaoqing.

History[edit]

Under the Qing, Deqing County made up part of the commandery of Zhaoqing.[1]

Climate[edit]

Sights[edit]

Panlongxia Waterfall 
Deqing Confucian Temple 
Sanyuan Pagoda 
Longmu Temple in Yuecheng 

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The Postal Map form of the name derives from Deqing's Cantonese pronunciation. Deqing has also been romanized as Tak King.[1]

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