Hlegu

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Hlegu
လှည်းကူး
city
Hlegu is located in Myanmar
Hlegu
Hlegu
Coordinates: 17°05′43″N 96°13′16″E / 17.09528°N 96.22111°E / 17.09528; 96.22111Coordinates: 17°05′43″N 96°13′16″E / 17.09528°N 96.22111°E / 17.09528; 96.22111
Country Burma (Myanmar)
Region Yangon
Township Hlegu
Time zone MST (UTC6:30)
Area code(s) 1

Hlegu[1] (Burmese: လှည်းကူး, pronounced: [l̥ɛ́ɡú]) is a small city in Yangon Division, Burma (Myanmar) about 45 km north-east of Yangon.[2] It is located on both sides of the Ngamoyeik River (Ngamoyeik Chaung).[3] Hlegu is the administrative seat of Hlegu Township.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Hlegu (Approved)" Hlegu at GEOnet Names Server, United States National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
  2. ^ "Hlegu Township, Yangon Division" map ID: MIMU154 Hlegu Township 090227 v01, 27 February 2009, Myanmar Information Management Unit (MIMU) Retrieved 2011-02-19.[dead link]
  3. ^ "Hlegu, Yangon N 17° 5' 43 E 96° 13' 16" GeoNames.org