Naypyidaw

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Nay Pyi Taw

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Caipital Ceety
Uppatasanti Pagoda, Naypyidaw
Nay Pyi Taw is locatit in Burma
Nay Pyi Taw
Nay Pyi Taw
Location o Naypyidaw, Burma
Coordinates: 19°45′N 96°6′E / 19.750°N 96.100°E / 19.750; 96.100
KintraBurma
DiveesionNaypyidaw Union Territory [1]
Subdiveesions8 tounships
Settled2005
Incorporatit2008
Govrenment
 • ChairmanColonel Thein Nyunt
Area
 • Total7,054.37 km2 (2,723.71 sq mi)
Population
 (2009)[4]
 • Tot925,000
 • Density130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+06:30 (MST)
Aurie code(s)067

Naypyidaw (Burmese: နေပြည်တော်; MLCTS: nepranytau, offeecially spelled Nay Pyi Taw an Naypyitaw; pronounced: [nèpjìdɔ̀]) is the caipital o Myanmar, an aa kent as Burma. It is admeenistered as the Naypyidaw Union Territory, as per the 2008 Constitution. On 6 November 2005, the admeenistrative caipital o Burma wis offeecially muivit tae a greenfield steid 2 miles (3.2 km) wast o Pyinmana, an approximately 200 miles (320 km) north o Yangon (Rangoon), the previous caipital. The caipital's offeecial name wis annoonced on 27 Mairch 2006, Burmese Airmit Forces Day.

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