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Pathein
ပုသိမ်မြို့
Bassein
Skyline of Pathein
Pathein is locatit in Burma
Pathein
Pathein
Location o Pathein, Myanmar (Burma)
Coordinates: 16°46′N 94°43′E / 16.767°N 94.717°E / 16.767; 94.717
Kintra  Burma
Division Ayeyarwady Region
Destrict Pathein District
Tounship Pathein Tounship
Population
 • Tot 315,600
 • Ethnicities Bamar, Burmese Indies, Kayin
 • Releegions Buddhism
Time zone MST (UTC+6.30)
Aurie code(s) 42[1]

Pathein (Burmese: ပုသိမ်မြို့; MLCTS: pu. sim mrui., Burmese pronunciation: [pəθèiɴ mjo̰]; Mon: ဖာသဳ, [pha sɛm]), umwhile cried Bassein, is a port ceety wi a 2004 population estimatit at 315,600, an the caipital o the Ayeyarwady Region, Burma. It lees on the Pathein River (Bassein), which is a wastren branch o the Irrawaddy River.[2] Pathein is the fowert lairgest ceety o Burma (Myanmar), situatit 190 kilometres (120 mi) wast o Yangon.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

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  1. "Myanmar Area Codes". Retrieved 2009-04-10. 
  2. "Pathein". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved August 21, 2009. 

Coordinates: 16°46′27″N 94°43′54″E / 16.77417°N 94.73167°E / 16.77417; 94.73167