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Chibi City

Full nameChibi
Official name赤壁市
Native name赤壁
Settlement typeCounty-level city
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Prefecture-level cityXianning
Total Area665.1 sq mi (1723 km2)
Elevation221 ft (67.4 m)
Total Population506509 (2006)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneChina Standard (UTC+8)

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Chibi City ( ) is a city of about 133,000 in southwestern Hubei province, Central China. The city was originally named Puqi (蒲圻) until 11 June 1998, when the State Council approved the renaming to "Chibi" to tie the city to the famous historical Battle of Chibi. It is administratively a county-level city of Xianning City.

Chibi has an area of 1723 km2 (1723000000 m2) and a population of 506,509 as of 2006.

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