Makit County

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Makit County

麦盖提县مەكىت ناھىيىسى
Location of Makit County (red) within Kashgar Prefecture (yellow) and Xinjiang
Location of Makit County (red) within Kashgar Prefecture (yellow) and Xinjiang
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Autonomous regionXinjiang
PrefectureKashgar Prefecture
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Mekit County
Chinese name
Traditional Chinese麥蓋提縣
Simplified Chinese麦盖提县
Uyghur name
Uyghurمەكىت ناھىيىسى

Makit County is a county in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and is under the administration of the Kashgar Prefecture. It contains an area of 10,927 km2 (4,219 sq mi). According to the 2002 census, it has a population of 220,000.

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Coordinates: 38°54′12″N 77°40′08″E / 38.90333°N 77.66889°E / 38.90333; 77.66889