Dragon Tower

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Dragon Tower
Dragon Tower is located in China
Dragon Tower
Location within China
Alternative namesLong Ta
Heilongjiang Tower[1]
General information
TypeSteel lattice television and observation tower
LocationHarbin, Heilongjiang,  China
Coordinates45°44′45.55″N 126°40′28″E / 45.7459861°N 126.67444°E / 45.7459861; 126.67444Coordinates: 45°44′45.55″N 126°40′28″E / 45.7459861°N 126.67444°E / 45.7459861; 126.67444
Construction started1999
Antenna spire335.89 m (1,102 ft)
Top floor216.10 m (709 ft)

Dragon Tower, also known as Long Ta (Chinese: 龙塔; pinyin: lóng tǎ) or Heilongjiang Tower[1] (Chinese: 黑龙江塔), is a 336 m (1,102 ft) tall multi-purpose Chinese steel lattice television and observation tower. The Long Ta is used for television broadcasting; telecommunication, transmitting FM-/TV-broadcasting throughout the province of Heilongjiang; for observation, providing a view of the surrounding areas of city. The tower has observation decks and buffet restaurants. It has a AAAA rating.[1][2][3]

Dragon Tower is 336 m (1,102 ft) and is the second tallest freestanding lattice tower in the world, second tallest in Asia and tallest in China. The tower has an antenna at 335.89 m (1,102 ft) and a top floor at 216.10 m (709 ft).[1][2][3]

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  1. ^ a b c d e "Dragon Tower, Harbin - SkyscraperPage.com". Skyscraperpage.com. Retrieved 2012-12-23.
  2. ^ a b c "Dragon Tower Harbin, Harbin Long Ta Tower with Plentiful Pictures :: Tour-Beijing.com". Tour-beijing.com. Retrieved 2012-12-23.
  3. ^ a b c "Official Webpage :: Long Ta". Longta.net. Archived from the original on 2012-12-29. Retrieved 2012-12-23.

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