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ID: 1087282
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1087282

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Vũng Tàu (inhabited place)  Vũng Tàu (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 10 21 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 10.3500  decimal degrees
Long: 107 04 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 107.0667  decimal degrees

Note: Situated near the tip of an 18-km projection into the South China Sea in S Vietnam; a well-known shrine to Buddha is located on a granite hill overlooking the port; has seaside resort facilities & an airport.

Names:
Vũng Tàu (preferred,C,V)
Vung Tau (C,V)
Vung-tau (C,V)
Cap-Saint-Jacques (C,O)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Viet Nam (nation)  ........  Viet Nam (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu (province)  ............  Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu (province) (P)
Hierarchy of Vũng Tàu (inhabited place)  ................  Vũng Tàu (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)
city (C)
port (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Cap-Saint-Jacques..........  [VP]
................................  Rand McNally Atlas (1989) I-188
Vũng Tàu..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Gazetteer of Vietnam (1986) II, 1064
Vung-tau..........  [VP]
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1989) I-188
Vung Tau..........  [VP]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XII, 440
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XII, 440
..................  Gazetteer of Vietnam (1986) II, 1064
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1989) I-188
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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