Kalpin County

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Kalpin County
柯坪县كەلپىن ناھىيىسى
Location of the county
Location of the county
Country China
Province Xinjiang
Prefecture-level divisions Aksu Prefecture
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Kalpin County (Chinese: 柯坪县, Pinyin: Kēpíng Xiàn; Uyghur: كەلپىن ناھىيىسى, Келпин Наһийиси‎, ULY: Kelpin Nahiyisi, UYY: Kelpin Nah̡iyisi?)[1] is a county in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and is under the administration of the Aksu Prefecture. It contains an area of 8,918 km². According to the 2002 census, it has a population of 40,000.

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  1. ^ The official spelling is "Kalpin" according to Zhōngguó dìmínglù 中国地名录 (Beijing, SinoMaps Press 中国地图出版社 1997); ISBN 7-5031-1718-4; p. 305.

Coordinates: 40°26′36″N 79°02′28″E / 40.44333°N 79.04111°E / 40.44333; 79.04111