Khovd
in Hovd, Mongolia

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
48.006 and 91.642 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 48° 0' 20" and E 91° 38' 30"
Currency and Currency Code:
Tugrik - MNT
Spoken languages:
Mongolian, Russian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:42 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Hovd
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:53 am and 6:21 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-47.801 and -73.537 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Tortel
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Khovd

Khovd in Hovd with it's 30,500 habitants is a town located in Mongolia about 704 mi (or 1,133 km) west of Ulan Bator, the country's capital town.

Time in Khovd is now 12:42 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Hovd with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 4 airports closer to Khovd. The closest airport in Mongolia is Khovd Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), South. 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: Buyant, Bayanhoshuu, Duut, Har-Us and Togrog. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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2012 08 02 Mongolia Hungiy gol, Har Us nuur, Khovd.

Published: September 23, 2012
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Rating: 5 of 5
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Published: August 27, 2010
Length: 25:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tsend-Ayush A

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Published: November 19, 2009
Length: 54:32 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: AdventureTeam

Extreme dangerous gas station in Mongolia. Funny, extrem and dangerous situation from Siberia Russia and Mongolia off road expedition see in YT channel. We will take you into the real world...


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Length: 21:09 min
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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Khovd Airport

Khovd Airport is a public airport located in Khovd city, Mongolia.

Located at 47.9614, 91.6258 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Mongolia

Buyant, Khovd

Buyant is a sum (district) of Khovd Province in western Mongolia.

Located at 48.1728, 91.7681 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Khovd Province

Jargalant, Khovd

Jargalant is a sum (district) of Khovd Province in western Mongolia. Jargalant sum exists since 1992, includes Khovd aimag capital Khovd city. Jargalant sum is droplet in the Buyant sum.

Located at 48.0042, 91.6406 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Khovd Province

Sangiin Kherem

Sangiin Kherem is the Mongolian name for the remains of the Manchu fort in the Northern part of Khovd city, Mongolia. The fort was built in the 18th century, and later became the seat of the Manchu amban and his office. The fort has a quadratic layout, the walls are made of clay. There were gates at the east and west and watch towers at the four corners. The fort's walls were surrounded by water ditches, with wooden bridges to access the gates.

Located at 48.0125, 91.6411 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Mongolia


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Chirgalantu, Chzhirgalantu, Djirgalantu, Dund-Us, Dzhaghalantu, Dzhargalantu, Dzhirgalantu, Hobdo, Jargalant, Jirgalanta, Jirgalantu, Khobdo, Kobdo, Hobdo Gol, Khovd, HVD, 호브드, Ховд, Кобдо