Yangon
Yangon

Yangon

Rangoon, the city in Yangon, Myanmar

geographical area, settlement, city, town or city, populated place, university city

Location
Asia, Myanmar (Burma), southeast Asia, the Far East, Yangon,  …
Location of
Shwedagon Pagoda; Air Bagan; Mahalo Air; Myanmar Airways International; Myanma Airways;  …
Population
4,348,000; 5,500,000; 4,088,000
Website
http://www.yangoncity.com.mm
Area
1,035.99524413 square kilometres; 598.75 square kilometres
Births
Nick Drake, Aung San Suu Kyi, Harry H. Corbett, Prakash Karat, Peter Townsend,  …
Capital of
Myanmar (Burma), British rule in Burma, State of Burma, Yangon Division
Origin of
Annabella Lwin, Zaw Win Htut, Maykhala, Kaiser
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yangon
Contents
Air Bagan, Myanmar Airways International, Myanma Airways, Air Mandalay, Star Airlines,  …
Slogan
"ရန်ကုန ဏကမကာ ၾေညေတ ြ်ေ ၾေည Yangon Purum Manaw Ra Man", "Yangon Purum Manaw Ra Man"
Closest Airport
Yangon International Airport
Deaths
Aung San, Bahadur Shah II, Ne Win, Khun Sa, Felice Beato,  …
Coordinates
16°46'60"N, 16°48'00"N, 96°09'00"E
Nearest Settlement of
Yangon International Airport, Inya Lake, Kandawgyi Lake
Borders
Inya Lake, Kandawgyi Lake
Residents
Aung San Suu Kyi, Win Oo
Nearest City to
Hlawga National Park
Class
settlement, city, town or city, populated place, university city,  …
Former Name
"Rangoon"
Gns Unique Feature Identifier
"-440623"
Freebase ID
"/guid/9202a8c04000641f800000000006e0a4"
Related Websites
http://www.myanmathadin.com; http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/3578993.stm; http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=16.813545,96.170197&spn=0.166014,0.234180&t=k&hl=en; http://wikitravel.org/en/Yangon; http://www.yangoncity.com.mm
Founded
Alaungpaya
Open Calais URI
http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/0d72d0b3-2941-8eb4-75c4-3c9c04037a30
Uncommon Terms
"dagon"
GeoNames URL
http://sws.geonames.org/1298824/
DBPedia URI
http://dbpedia.org/resource/Yangon
Met Office ID
"2710", "156"
Rare Terms
"yangon rangoon"; "rangoon burma"; "yankton"; "yangon ရန္‌ကုန္‌မ္ရို့"; "rangoon, burma";  …
Time Zone Area
Myanmar (Burma)
Freebase Primary MID
"/m/0fs54"

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