Datong City

Datong is a prefecture-level city in northern Shanxi Province in the People's Republic of China. It is located in the Datong Basin at an elevation of 1,040 metres and borders to the north and west and to the east.
Photo: Chlukoe, CC0.

Notable Places in the Area

Buddhist temple
Shanhua Temple is a Buddhist temple located in Datong, Shanxi Province, . Photo: Zeus1234, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Buddhist temple
Huayan Temple or is a Buddhist temple located in Datong, , China. Photo: Zhangzhugang, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
The railway station is a railway station of Jingbao Railway, Tongpu Railway and Daqin Railway. Photo: Yaohua2000, CC BY-SA 3.0.

School
Photo: 亖方大發財天和, Public domain.

Datong City

Latitude
40.092° or 40° 5' 31.1" north
Longitude
113.2951° or 113° 17' 42.4" east
Open Location Code
8PGM37RW+Q2
Population
3,320,000
IATA airport code
DAT
United Nations Location Code
CN DAT
Elevation
1054 metres (3458 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 244077962
Geo­Names ID
2037799
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Datong
  • Arabic: Datong
  • Arabic: داتونغ
  • Arabic: داتونغ [عدل]
  • Armenian: Դատուն
  • Basque: Datong
  • Bengali: ডাটং
  • Bengali: তাটং
  • Bengali: তাথুং
  • Bengali: দাটং
  • Breton: Datong
  • Bulgarian: Датун
  • Catalan: Datong
  • Cebuano: Datong
  • Cebuano: Datong Shi
  • Chinese: Dàtóng shì
  • Chinese: Tāi-tông-chhī
  • Chinese: 大同
  • Chinese: 大同市
  • Czech: Ta-tchung
  • Danish: Datong
  • Dutch: Datong
  • Egyptian Arabic: داتونج
  • English: Datong (Shanxi Sheng, China)
  • English: Datong
  • English: Datong Shi
  • Esperanto: Datongo
  • Finnish: Datong
  • French: Datong
  • Gan Chinese: 大同市
  • German: Datong
  • Greek: Ντάτονγκ
  • Gujarati: ડાટોંગ
  • Hebrew: דאטונג
  • Hindi: दातुंग
  • Hindi: दातोंग
  • Indonesian: Datong
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Daido
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Datong
  • Italian: Datong
  • Japanese: 大同市
  • Kannada: ಡಾಟೊಂಗ್
  • Kazakh: Датун
  • Kikuyu: Datong
  • Korean: 다퉁 시
  • Korean: 다퉁시
  • Latvian: Datonga
  • Latvian: Datuna
  • Lithuanian: Datongas
  • Malagasy: Datong
  • Malay: Datong
  • Marathi: डाटोंग
  • Min Dong Chinese: Dâi-dùng
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tāi-tông-chhī
  • Mongolian: Датун
  • Norwegian: Datong
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Datong
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Datong
  • Occitan (post 1500): Datong
  • Persian: داتونگ
  • Polish: Datong
  • Portuguese: Datong
  • Russian: Датун
  • Serbian: Датунг
  • Serbo-Croatian: Datong
  • Sinhala: ඩේටොන්ග්
  • Spanish: Datong
  • Swedish: Datong
  • Swedish: Datong Shi
  • Tagalog: Datong
  • Tamil: டாடாங்
  • Telugu: డాటోంగ్
  • Thai: ต้าทง
  • Turkish: Datong
  • Uighur: داتۇڭ شەھىر
  • Ukrainian: Датун
  • Urdu: داتونگ
  • Vietnamese: Đại Đồng, Sơn Tây
  • Vietnamese: Đại Đồng
  • Waray (Philippines): Datong
  • Welsh: Datong
  • Wu Chinese: 大同市
  • Yue Chinese: 大同
  • Dagu
  • Datun
  • Ta-jen-hsien
  • Ta-jen
  • Ta-ku
  • Ta-t’ung-hsien
  • Ta-t’ung-shih
  • Ta-t’ung
  • 平城

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