Explore Ganquan in China
Ganquan in the region of Liaoning is a place in China - some 347 mi or ( 559 km ) East of Beijing , the country's capital city .
Time in Ganquan is now 05:01 PM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Shanghai " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Incheon, Pyongyang, Zhong'an, Yingkou, and Xiaoshi. Since you are here already, consider visiting Incheon . Where to go and what to see in Ganquan ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
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Interesting facts about this location
The term Beiyang originated toward the end of the Qing Dynasty, and it referred to the coastal areas of Zhili, Liaoning, and Shandong in northeast China. Minister of Beiyang's (北洋通商大臣) position was to be hold by the Viceroy of Zhili. Its main responsibilities were trade relations and occasionally foreign affairs.
Located at 41.00 123.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Qianshan District is a district of Anshan City, Liaoning, People's Republic of China.
Located at 41.07 122.95 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
1975 Haicheng earthquake
The 1975 Haicheng earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter Scale occurred at 19:36 CST on February 4, 1975 in Haicheng, Liaoning, China, a city that at the time had approximately 1 million residents. Local political leaders ordered evacuations a day before the earthquake took place. This successful evacuation saved many lives. This was the only successful evacuation before a devastating earthquake in history.
Located at 40.85 122.75 (Lat./Long.); Less than 15 km away
Anshan Normal University
Anshan Normal University is a university in the city of Anshan, in Liaoning province, China. It is under the provincial government. The school was founded in 1958 as a teacher training centre but suspended all operations in 1962 at the dawn of the Chinese Cultural Revolution before it was restarted again in 1978. The campus covers an area of 731,600 square meters. There is a teaching staff of 1207 over various levels from Professor down to post graduate teachers.
Located at 41.08 122.99 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tiexi District, Anshan
Tiexi District, literally meaning "The district west of the railway", is located in the southwest of Anshan City, Liaoning, China. The main plant of Anshan Steel limited company is in this district. The Technology developing district is also here.
Located at 41.12 122.94 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
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