Shangganling District

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Shangganling District
上甘岭区
District
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Location of Shangganling District in Yichun
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Yichun in Heilongjiang
Country People's Republic of China
Province Heilongjiang
Prefecture-level city Yichun
District seat No.63, Shangganling Street (上甘岭大街63号)
Area
  Total 1,448.8 km2 (559.4 sq mi)
Population (2010)
  Total 22,000
  Density 15/km2 (39/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Website ycsgl.gov.cn

Shangganling (Chinese :上甘岭区; pinyin :Shànggānlǐng Qū) is a district of the prefecture-level city of Yichun in Heilongjiang Province, China.

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Coordinates: 47°58′29″N129°01′27″E / 47.97472°N 129.02417°E / 47.97472; 129.02417

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