Liangzhou District

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Liangzhou

凉州区
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Liangzhou District (red) in Wuwei City (yellow) and Gansu
Liangzhou District (red) in Wuwei City (yellow) and Gansu
Coordinates: 37°55′42″N 102°38′31″E / 37.9283°N 102.642°E / 37.9283; 102.642Coordinates: 37°55′42″N 102°38′31″E / 37.9283°N 102.642°E / 37.9283; 102.642
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceGansu
Prefecture-level cityWuwei
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Liangzhou District (simplified Chinese: 凉州区; traditional Chinese: 涼州區; pinyin: Liángzhōu Qū) is an district and the seat of the city of Wuwei, Gansu province of the People's Republic of China, bordering Inner Mongolia to the east.

Geography[edit]

Liangzhou District is located in east Hexi Corridor, north to the Qilian Mountains. It can be divided geographically in three main areas: Qilian Mountains in the southwest, Hexi Corridor in the middle, and desert in the northeast.[1] Liangzhou District is an agricultural oasis located in the Shiyang River (石羊河) catchment area.[2][3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.xzqh.org/quhua/62gs/0602lz.htm
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on July 24, 2011. Retrieved June 15, 2009.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-08-26. Retrieved 2011-05-24.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)