Pingyuan Destination Guide
Explore Pingyuan in China.
Pingyuan in the region of Yunnan is located in China - some 1,498 mi (or 2,412 km) South-West of Beijing, the country's capital city.
Time in Pingyuan is now 04:49 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Chongqing" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Kohima, Imphal, Zhedao, Zhangfeng, Tengyue or Dadukou. Since you are here already, consider visiting and Pingyuan. We also found some pictures.
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Interesting facts about this location
2011 Yunnan earthquake
The 2011 Yunnan earthquake was a 5.4 magnitude earthquake that occurred on 10 March 2011 at 12:58 CST, with its epicenter in Yingjiang County, Yunnan, People's Republic of China, near the Burmese border. A total of 26 people died and 313 were injured with 133 in serious condition. China's Xinhua reports that up to seven aftershocks, measuring up to a magnitude of 4.7, followed the initial quake, which caused a total of 127,000 people to be evacuated to nearby shelters.
Located at 24.74, 97.91 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
2008 Yingjiang earthquakes
The 2008 Yingjiang Earthquakes were a series of major earthquakes ranging from surface wave magnitude (Ms) 4.1 to 5.9 that struck Yingjiang County, Yunnan province, China between August 19 (in UTC; August 20 local time) and September 3, 2008. It caused 5 deaths, 21 serious injuries, and RMB 2.7 billion in direct economic damage. USGS put the magnitude of the strongest one to Mw 6.0.
Located at 24.74, 97.91 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
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