Thimphu, Bhutan

Thimphu is a mid-size place in the region of Thimphu District in Bhutan with a population of approximately 98,676 people and is one of the largest places in Bhutan. Thimphu is also the capital of Bhutan. Find all facts and information about Thimphu.

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Name: Thimphu (Thimphu)
Status: Mid-size place and capital of Bhutan
Population: 98,676 people
Region name (Level 1): Thimphu District
Country: Bhutan
Continent: Asia

Thimphu is located in the region of Thimphu District and is also the regional capital of this region.

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Facts and figures about Thimphu
Thimphu ThimphuMid-size place / Capital of Bhutan98,676 peopleThimphu District Thimphu Dzongkhag

Map of Thimphu

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Information on Thimphu

Information on Thimphu
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Thimphu ThimphuThimphu District Thimphu DzongkhagBhutanAsia

Time in Thimphu

Time in Thimphu
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 25 May 2024 - 8:08pm (20:08h)NoSat, 25 May 2024 - 8:08pm (20:08h)UTC +6.0Asia/Thimphu

Geographic coordinates of Thimphu

Latitude & Longitude of Thimphu
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map27°27'57.9"N (27.4660900°)89°38'30.9"E (89.6419100°)

Distances from Thimphu

Distances from Thimphu
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
3,044 km north of the equator8,625 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Thimphu

Places around Thimphu

3 places found within 5 km around Thimphu. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Thimphu
Lungtenzampa Lungtenzampa-0.3 km 0.2 mishow
Tashi Chho Dzong Tashi Chho Dzong-3.1 km 2.0 mishow
Babesa Babesa-3.8 km 2.4 mishow

Airports around Thimphu

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External sources of information on Thimphu

Thimphu on Wikipedia