Shawinigan

Shawinigan is a city of 50,000 people in the region of . It grew up because of its tremendous hydro-electric generation capacity, and is now focusing on tourism.
Photo: Sandra Cohen-Rose and Colin Rose, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
is located on Chemin du CN in Shawinigan, , . Photo: Fralambert, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Fire station
Photo: Fralambert, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Church
Photo: Fralambert, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Building
Photo: Fralambert, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a predominantly French-speaking settlement in the area in , Canada, on the . Photo: Vintotal, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Shawinigan

Latitude
46.539° or 46° 32' 20.3" north
Longitude
-72.7468° or 72° 44' 48.3" west
Open Location Code
87R9G7Q3+H7
Population
56,400
IATA airport code
XFL
United Nations Location Code
CA SHA
Elevation
123 metres (404 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 274107537
Geo­Names ID
6145489
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: شاوينيغان
  • Atikamekw: Cawinikan
  • Atikamekw: Shawinigan
  • Basque: Shawinigan (Quebec)
  • Basque: Shawinigan
  • Belarusian: Шавініган
  • Bengali: শাওনিগান
  • Cebuano: Shawinigan
  • Chinese: 沙威尼根
  • Chinese: 沙維尼根
  • Chinese: 沙维尼根
  • Chinese: 舍維寧根
  • Chinese: 舍维宁根
  • Czech: Shawinigan
  • Danish: Shawinigan
  • Dutch: Shawinigan
  • Finnish: Shawinigan
  • French: Chaouinigane
  • French: Shawinigan
  • German: Shawinigan
  • Greek: Σαουινιγκάν
  • Gujarati: શોવિનિગન
  • Hakka Chinese: Shawinigan
  • Hausa: Shawinigan
  • Hebrew: שויניגן
  • Hindi: शवनिगं
  • Indonesian: Shawinigan
  • Italian: Shawinigan
  • Japanese: シャウィニガン
  • Japanese: ショーウィニガン
  • Kannada: ಶವಿನಿಗನ್
  • Korean: 샤위니간
  • Latvian: Šavinigana
  • Lithuanian: Šaviniganas
  • Malagasy: Shawinigan
  • Malay: Shawinigan
  • Marathi: शॉनिगन
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Shawinigan
  • Persian: شاوینیگان
  • Polish: Shawinigan
  • Portuguese: Shawinigan
  • Romanian: Shawinigan
  • Russian: Шавиниган
  • Scots: Shawinigan
  • Serbian: Shawinigan
  • Serbian: Схаwиниган
  • Serbian: Шавиниган
  • Serbo-Croatian: Shawinigan
  • Sinhala: ශවිනිගන්
  • South Azerbaijani: شاوینیگان
  • Spanish: Shawinigan
  • Swahili: Shawinigan
  • Swedish: Shawinigan
  • Tamil: ஷாவினிகன்
  • Telugu: శావినిగాన్
  • Thai: ชาวินิแกน
  • Turkish: Shawinigan
  • Ukrainian: Шавініґан
  • Urdu: شاوینیجان
  • Vietnamese: Shawinigan
  • Volapük: Shawinigan
  • Welsh: Shawinigan
  • Shawinigan, Quebec

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