Ningbo is one of China's oldest cities, with a history dating to the Jingtou Mountain Culture in 6300 BC and Hemudu culture in 4800 BC. Ningbo was known as a trade city on the silk road at least two thousand years ago, and later as a major port for foreign trade. Ancient to Sui dynasty
Ningbo, Wade-Giles romanization Ning-po, city, northeastern Zhejiang sheng (province), China. Ningbo (“Calm Waves”) is situated in the low-lying coastal plain on the Yong River, some 16 miles (25 km) upstream from its mouth in Hangzhou Bay, at the confluence where two tributaries, the Yuyao and Fenghua rivers, join the main stream.
Ningbo is located in east China, China's South-East coastal areas, the middle of the continental coastline, and the south wing of the Yangtze River Delta. Ningbo has Zhoushan Islands (where Putuoshan is located) as a natural barrier in the east, Hangzhou Bay in the north, Shaoxing City in the west, Sanmen Bay in the south, and connected with ...
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Ningbo is 12 hours ahead of New York. The IANA time zone identifier for Ningbo is Asia/Shanghai. Make Ningbo time default Add to favorite locations Sunrise, sunset, day length and solar time for Ningbo Sunrise: 05:58AM Sunset: 06:05PM Day length: 12h 7m Solar noon: 12:01PM The current local time in Ningbo is 1 minute ahead of apparent solar time.
The Baocun Tunnel of the Jinyong Railway, a 10,360-meter-long national key project undertaken by China Railway No 5 Engineering Group Co Ltd, was drilled through successfully on March 19, 2023.