Makit County

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Makit County
麦盖提县مەكىت ناھىيىسى
County
Location of Makit County (red) within Kashgar Prefecture (yellow) and Xinjiang
Location of Makit County (red) within Kashgar Prefecture (yellow) and Xinjiang
Country People's Republic of China
Autonomous region Xinjiang
Prefecture Kashgar Prefecture
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Mekit County
Chinese name
Traditional Chinese 麥蓋提縣
Simplified Chinese 麦盖提县
Uyghur name
Uyghur
مەكىت 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