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___ Satellite View and Map of the City of Lhasa (Tibetan: ལྷ་ས་, Chinese: 拉萨), Tibet (PR China)

Searchable Map and Satellite View of Lhasa using Google Earth Data

Satellite view is showing Lhasa, the traditional capital of Tibet and today the administrative capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR).
The city is situated in the northern Himalayas at a tributary of the Brahmaputra River 3,650m (11,800ft) above sea level.
The city was known as the Forbidden City until the 20th century because it was closed to foreign visitors.
Lhasa is home to important Tibetan Buddhist sites such as the Jokhang, Potala and Norbulingka palaces.

Zoom strait in to see Potala Palace, the former chief residence of the Dalai Lama (until 1959).

The map shows the city of Lhasa, with roads and main streets, zoom out to find the location of Lhasa Gonggar Airport (IATA code: LXA), about 45 km (28 mi) south-southwest of Lhasa.

To find a location use the form below.
Potala Palace
Potala Palace, Lhasa
Image: Philipp Roelli
To find a location type: street or place, city, optional: state, country.

Local Time Tibet:
Tuesday-April-21  09:25  
Time zone: China Standard Time (CST) UTC/GMT +8 hours
Google Earth: Searchable Map and Satellite view of the City of Lhasa and the Potala Palace.
City Coordinates: 29°39′N 91°07′E
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External Link
Lhasa (Lhasa government web site; in Chinese)
Wikipedia: Lhasa
Current Weather Conditions Lhasa

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