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Thakhek, Laos

Thakhek is a mid-size place in the region of Khammouan in Laos with a population of approximately 26,200 people and is one of the largest places in Laos. Find all facts and information about Thakhek.

Facts and figures on Thakhek at a glance

Name: Thakhek (Thakhèk)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 26,200 people
Region name (Level 1): Khammouan
Country: Laos
Continent: Asia

Thakhek is located in the region of Khammouan and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Thakhek to Laos's capital Vientiane (Vientiane) is approximately 245 km / 152 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Thakhek
Thakhek ThakhèkMid-size place / Regional capital26,200 peopleKhammouan Khammouan

Map of Thakhek

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Information on Thakhek

Information on Thakhek
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Thakhek ThakhèkKhammouan KhammouanLaosAsia

Time in Thakhek

Time in Thakhek
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 26 May 2018 - 8:58amNoSat, 26 May 2018 - 8:58amUTC +7.0Asia/Vientiane

Geographic coordinates of Thakhek

Latitude & Longitude of Thakhek
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map17°24'37.0"N (17.4102700°)104°49'50.4"E (104.8306800°)

Distances from Thakhek

Distances from Thakhek
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
1,929 km north of the equator10,940 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Thakhek

Places around Thakhek

15 places found within 5 km around Thakhek. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Thakhek
Ban Nabong Ban Nabông-1.2 km 0.7 mishow
Ban Mouangkhai Ban Mouangkhai-2.4 km 1.5 mishow
Ban Tan Ban Tan-2.7 km 1.6 mishow
Ban Pakdong Ban Pakdông-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Ban Nasatho Ban Nasathô-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Ban Houana Ban Houana-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Ban Khambon Ban Khambon-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Ban Phonthon Ban Phônthon-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Ban Lao Ban Lao-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Ban Laongoua Ban Laongoua-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Ban Phonphim Ban Phônphim-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Ban Thakhe Ban Thakhè-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Ban Xiangven Ban Xiangvèn-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Ban Tham Ban Tham-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Ban Kabout Ban Kabout-4.7 km 2.9 mishow

Airports around Thakhek

1 airport found within 15 km around Thakhek. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Thakhek
Airport Thakhek ThakhekTHK, VLTK1.5 km 0.9 mishow

External sources of information on Thakhek

Thakhek on Wikipedia