Shannan, also transliterated from Tibetan as Lhoka, is a prefecture-level city in the southeastern , China. Shannan includes within its jurisdiction with , Gonggar Dzong, and all…
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Tsetang, is the fourth largest city in Tibet and is located in the , 183 km southeast of in of Shannan, of China.


Latitude of center
29.2391° or 29° 14' 20.7" north
Longitude of center
91.7706° or 91° 46' 14" east
5,037 metres (16,526 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4960798737
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Shannan prefektura
  • Cebuano: Shannan Diqu
  • Chinese: Lhoka Chhī
  • Chinese: Shannan
  • Chinese: shānnán shì
  • Chinese: 山南
  • Chinese: 山南地区
  • Chinese: 山南市
  • Czech: Lhokha
  • Danish: Shannan
  • Dutch: Lhokha
  • English: Shannan, Tibet
  • English: Shannan City
  • English: Shannan Prefecture
  • Finnish: Shannan
  • French: Shannan
  • French: Ville-préfecture de Shannan
  • French: préfecture de Shannan
  • Gan Chinese: 山南市
  • German: Shannan
  • Hakka Chinese: Sân-nàm thi-khî
  • Hausa: Lhoka-sṳ
  • Hindi: ल्होखा विभाग
  • Hindi: शाननान
  • Hindi: शाननान विभाग
  • Indonesian: Shannan, Tibet
  • Italian: Prefettura di Shannan
  • Japanese: 山南地区
  • Japanese: 山南市
  • Kikuyu: Shannan
  • Korean: 산난 지구
  • Lithuanian: Lokos prefektūra
  • Min Dong Chinese: Lhoka
  • Min Nan Chinese: Lhoka Tē-khu
  • Norwegian: Shannan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Shannan
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Shannan
  • Persian: شاننان، تبت
  • Polish: Shannan
  • Russian: Шаньнань
  • Spanish: Lhoka
  • Spanish: Shannan
  • Spanish: Shannán
  • Spanish: cuna de la civilizacion tibetana
  • Spanish: cuna de la civilización tibetana
  • Swedish: Lhoka
  • Tibetan: Lhoka
  • Tibetan: Lhoka Diqu
  • Tibetan: ལྷོ་ཁ་ས་ཁུལ
  • Tibetan: ལྷོ་ཁ་ས་ཁུལ།
  • Turkish: Shannan
  • Turkish: Shannan ili
  • Ukrainian: Шанан (Тибет)
  • Urdu: شاننان، تبت
  • Vietnamese: Sơn Nam, Tây Tạng
  • Wu Chinese: 山南市
  • Yue Chinese: 山南
  • Lhoka Sakü
  • Shan-nan Chuan-ch’ü
  • Shan-nan Ti-ch’ü
  • Shānnán Dìqū
  • ལྷོ་ཁ།
  • 산난시

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