Yiyang County, Henan

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Yiyang County

宜阳县
Yiyang in Luoyang
Yiyang in Luoyang
Luoyang in Henan
Luoyang in Henan
Coordinates: 34°30′53″N 112°10′45″E / 34.5146°N 112.1792°E / 34.5146; 112.1792Coordinates: 34°30′53″N 112°10′45″E / 34.5146°N 112.1792°E / 34.5146; 112.1792
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceHenan
Prefecture-level cityLuoyang
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Yiyang County, Henan
Traditional Chinese宜陽縣
Simplified Chinese宜阳县
Hanyu PinyinYíyáng Xiàn

Yiyang is a county under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Luoyang city, Henan province, China, historically called Shou'an County (simplified Chinese: 寿安县; traditional Chinese: 壽安縣). Fuchang County of the Tang and Song dynasties was located in Yiyang.[1] In 1072 Fuchang was merged into Shou'an, and in 1186 Shou'an was renamed as Yiyang.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fuchang Xian". China Historical GIS. Harvard University. Retrieved 28 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Shouan Xian". China Historical GIS. Harvard University. Retrieved 28 January 2017.