Punakha, Bhutan

Punakha is a mid-size place in the region of Punakha in Bhutan with a population of approximately 21,500 people and is one of the largest places in Bhutan. Find all facts and information about Punakha.

Facts and figures on Punakha at a glance

Name: Punakha (Punākha)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 21,500 people
Region name (Level 1): Punakha
Country: Bhutan
Continent: Asia

Punakha is located in the region of Punakha and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Punakha to Bhutan's capital Thimphu (Thimphu) is approximately 27 km / 17 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Punakha
Punakha PunākhaMid-size place / Regional capital21,500 peoplePunakha Punakha Dzongkhag

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Information on Punakha

Information on Punakha
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Punakha PunākhaPunakha Punakha DzongkhagBhutanAsia

Time in Punakha

Time in Punakha
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 25 May 2024 - 9:15pm (21:15h)NoSat, 25 May 2024 - 9:15pm (21:15h)UTC +6.0Asia/Thimphu

Geographic coordinates of Punakha

Latitude & Longitude of Punakha
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map27°35'28.9"N (27.5913700°)89°52'38.7"E (89.8774300°)

Distances from Punakha

Distances from Punakha
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
3,058 km north of the equator8,635 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Punakha

Places around Punakha

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External sources of information on Punakha

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