Zhaosu County

Zhaosu County

昭苏县 · موڭغۇلكۈرە ناھىيىسى
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Zhaosu County (red) within Ili Prefecture (yellow) and Xinjiang
Zhaosu County (red) within Ili Prefecture (yellow) and Xinjiang
Coordinates: 43°09′26″N81°07′52″E / 43.1573°N 81.1310°E / 43.1573; 81.1310Coordinates: 43°09′26″N81°07′52″E / 43.1573°N 81.1310°E / 43.1573; 81.1310
Country People's Republic of China
Autonomous region Xinjiang
Autonomous prefecture Ili
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)
Zhaosu County
Chinese name
Simplified Chinese 昭苏县
Traditional Chinese 昭蘇縣
Hanyu Pinyin Zhāosū Xiàn
Alternative Chinese name
Simplified Chinese 蒙古库热县
Traditional Chinese 蒙古庫熱縣
Hanyu Pinyin Ménggǔkùrè Xiàn
Uyghur name
Uyghur موڭغۇلكۈرە ناھىيىسى
Todo Mongolian name
Todo Mongolian ᠮᡆᡊᡎᡆᠯᡘᡉᠷᡄᡃ.SVG



Zhaosu County (Chinese: 昭苏县) as the official romanized name, also transliterated from Todo Mongolian as Mongolküre County (Mongolian: ᠮᡆᡊᡎᡆᠯᡘᡉᠷᡄᡃᠰᠢᠶᠠᠨ; Chinese: 蒙古库热县), is a county situated within the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and is under the administration of the Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture, bordering Kazakhstan's Almaty Region to the west. It contains an area of 10,455 km2 (4,037 sq mi). According to the 2002 census, it has a population of 150,000.

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