in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
38.417 and 77.241 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 38° 25' 0" and E 77° 14' 26"
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: 07:44 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:30 am and 10:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
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Current travel safety evaluation for China in Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 4,1 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: 2020-05-28 07:21:35

Delve into Shache

Shache in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region with it's 82,509 habitants is a city located in China about 2,083 mi (or 3,353 km) west of Beijing, the country's capital town.

Current time in Shache is now 07:44 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 1 airports closer to Shache. The closest airport in China is Kashgar Airport in a distance of 102 mi (or 164 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Zepu, Yilkiqi, Tajike'abati, Bayi'awati and Yantak. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 92 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 71 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 94 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 11%
Air Pressure 1002 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 1% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 29th of May 2020

31°C (87 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Saturday, 30th of May 2020

31°C (88 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Sunday, 31st of May 2020

30°C (86 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

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Queen Hotel 王后大飯店 day 11 - 1 ( Xinjiang )

Published: November 30, 2010
Length: 24:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Porkat Koh


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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.

Altyn Mosque

Altyn Mosque is a mosque in Yarkand in Yarkant County, Xinjiang, China. It is noted for its painted ceilings and the tomb of the poet Amannisa Khan (1526-60) which is in its courtyard. She was the wife of one of the local Khans. Beyond the mosque is a cemetery housing the tombs of the Khans of Yarkand.

Located at 38.4156, 77.255 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
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Mosques in Xinjiang

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Yarkend, So-ch’e, So-ch’e-chen, Yarkent, So-ch’e-hsien, Yarkant, So-ch’e-shih, Yarkand Yangi-shahr, Yangi-shahr, Yarkand New City, Shache, Yarkand, Yəkən, Yeken, يەكەن, Якән