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Opal Destination Guide

Explore Opal in China.

Opal in the region of Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu is a town in China - some 2,156 mi (or 3,470 km) West of Beijing, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Opal is now 07:02 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kashgar" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Murghob, Ishqoshim, Yilkiqi, Fergana, Andijan or Kara-Kulja. Since you are here already, make sure to check out and Opal. We also found some pictures.

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Interesting facts about this location


Upal is a small town in western Xinjiang, China. The names comes from the Sanskrit: upál-, which means "a noble stone", sharing an Indo-European root to the Greek opallios (ὀπάλλιος), from which the English word opal is derived. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:39|18|N|75|32|E|region:CN_type:city|| |primary |name= }}

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Located at 39.29, 75.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Populated places along the Silk Road, Populated places in Xinjiang