Mingdun
in Tibet Autonomous Region, China

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
29.063 and 91.687 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 29° 3' 48" and E 91° 41' 13"
Currency and Currency Code:
Yuan Renminbi - CNY
Spoken languages:
Chinese, Uighur, Zhuang
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:44 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:58 am and 6:56 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for China in Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to China.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning China. Last Update: 2022-07-03 07:23:40

Delve into Mingdun

Mingdun in Tibet Autonomous Region is a town located in China about 1,587 mi (or 2,553 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital town.

Time in Mingdun is now 09:44 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 7 airports closer to Mingdun. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 49 mi (or 80 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa in a distance of 54 mi (or 86 km), North-West.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Layu, Changzhug, Pozhang, Naidong and Dopozhang. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 72 °F

Morning Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 34%
Air Pressure 1003 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 4th of July 2022

22°C (72 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 5th of July 2022

24°C (76 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 6th of July 2022

23°C (74 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Taktsé Castle

Taktsé Castle was a castle located in the Chingwa district of Chonggyä in central Tibet. According to legend, it was home to the kings of Tibet before Songtsen Gampo (604–650) moved his capital to Lhasa. It later became the birthplace of the Great Fifth Dalai Lama (1617–1682), whose aristocratic family had made their home there. Its ruins remain.

Located at 29.0295, 91.6841 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Tibet, Former castles

Qonggyaixoi

Qonggyaixoi is a village in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China.

Located at 29.05, 91.6833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tibet

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Mingdun.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mingdun, 命墩