Touring Pingyuan in China
Pingyuan in the region of Yunnan is located in China - some 1,498 mi or ( 2412 km ) South-West of Beijing , the country's capital city .
Time in Pingyuan is now 02:35 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Chongqing " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Kohima, Imphal, Zhedao, Zhangfeng, and Tengyue. Being here already, consider visiting Kohima . Check out our recomendations for Pingyuan ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
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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 24.71 97.99 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km 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 24.90 97.80 (Lat./Long.); Less than 22 km away
Information of geographic nature is based on public data provided by geonames.org, CIA world facts book, Unesco, DBpedia and wikipedia. Weather is based on NOAA GFS.