Thayet Township

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For the township with a similar name in Tenasserim Division, see Thayet Chaung Township.
Thayet Township
Thayet Township is located in Myanmar
Thayet Township
Thayet Township
Location in Burma
Coordinates: 19°19′N 95°05′E / 19.317°N 95.083°E / 19.317; 95.083Coordinates: 19°19′N 95°05′E / 19.317°N 95.083°E / 19.317; 95.083
Country  Burma
Region Magway
District Thayet
Capital Thayetmyo
Time zone MST (UTC+6.30)

Thayet Township (Burmese: သရက်မြို့နယ်) is a township of Thayet District in the Magway Region of Burma (Myanmar). It lies on the west side of the Irrawaddy. The major town and administrative center is Thayet. Notable peaks are Mount Myinba (1688 ft.) and Mount Myinmagyi (1032 ft.).[1]


Thayet Township is bordered[2] by the following townships:


Among the many villages and wards (village census tracts) in Thayet Township are Banbyin,[3] Kobin,[4] Kyaukaing,[5] Pyaye,[6] Ta La Bar,[7] Talabasan,[8] Ton,[9] and Yebyu.[10]


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