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Gwebingu Destination Guide

Touring Gwebingu in Myanmar

Gwebingu in the region of Bago is located in Myanmar - some 137 mi or ( 221 km ) South of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital city .

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Time in Gwebingu is now 08:19 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Rangoon " with a UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Mae Ramat, Mae Hong Son, Lampang, Chiang Mai, and Wakama-ni. Being here already, consider visiting Mae Ramat . Check out our recomendations for Gwebingu ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Bago District

Bago District is a district of the Bago Division in central Burma (Myanmar). The capital lies at Bago.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 17.73 96.60 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Bago District, Bago Region

Pyuntaza

Pyuntaza is a small town located in Bago Division, Myanmar. It is about 322 km (200 mi) from Bago (formerly Pegu). The dominant ethnic group is Bamar, although there is a substantial number of Hokkien-speaking Chinese. The town's main economy consists of rice cultivation and distribution.

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Located at 17.87 96.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Populated places in Bago Region

1930 Pyu earthquake

The 1930 Pyu earthquake occurred on December 3, 1930 at 18:51 UTC . The epicenter was located north to Bago, Burma, then part of British India. The magnitude of the earthquake was put at Mw 7.3, or Ms 7.3. Before the earthquake, a tremor occurred at 16:36 UTC, and its shaking was felt much milder in Yangon. 36 deaths were reported in the earthquake. The earthquake caused severe damage to Pyu, about 130 km north of Bago. Many of the masonry buildings in Pyu were wrecked.

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Located at 17.97 96.42 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: 1930 earthquakes, Earthquakes in Burma