Lu County

Lu County

Location of Lu County (red) within Luzhou City (yellow) and Sichuan
Location of Lu County (red) within Luzhou City (yellow) and Sichuan
Coordinates: 29°09′05″N105°22′55″E / 29.1515°N 105.3819°E / 29.1515; 105.3819Coordinates: 29°09′05″N105°22′55″E / 29.1515°N 105.3819°E / 29.1515; 105.3819
Country People's Republic of China
Province Sichuan
Prefecture-level city Luzhou
 • Total 1,532 km2 (592 sq mi)
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)

Lu County or Luxian (simplified Chinese: ; traditional Chinese: 瀘縣; pinyin: Lú Xiàn) is a county in the southeast of Sichuan Province, China, bordering Chongqing Municipality to the northeast. It is the northernmost county-level division of Luzhou city.

History [ edit ]

Lu County has a history over 2100 years. The county, known anciently as Jiangyang (江阳; 江陽), was established in 135 BC during the Han Dynasty.[1][permanent dead link]

Geography [ edit ]

Lu County is 105°10′50″ – 105°45′30″E,28°54′40″ – 29°20′00″N. This results in an east–west span of 56.23 km (34.94 mi) and north–south length of 46.8 km (29.1 mi). The county has a total area of 1,532 km2 (592 sq mi).

Population [ edit ]

As of 2006 the county had a population of 1,055,200.

Transport [ edit ]

Climate [ edit ]

See also [ edit ]

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ 中国地面气候标准值月值(1981-2010) (in Chinese). China Meteorological Data Service Center. Retrieved 20 October 2018.

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