Kalat, Khorasan

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For the administrative subdivision, see Kalat County. For the village in Gonabad County, see Kalat, Gonabad.
Khorshid Palace of the Afsharid dynasty
Khorshid Palace of the Afsharid dynasty
Kalat is located in Iran
Coordinates: 36°59′42″N 59°46′01″E / 36.99500°N 59.76694°E / 36.99500; 59.76694Coordinates: 36°59′42″N 59°46′01″E / 36.99500°N 59.76694°E / 36.99500; 59.76694
Country  Iran
Province Razavi Khorasan
County Kalat
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 6,529
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
Kalat, Khorasan at GEOnet Names Server

Kalat (Persian: كلات‎; also Romanized as Kalāt; also known as Kalūt)[1] is a city in and the capital of Kalat County, in Razavi Khorasan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 6,529, in 1,661 families.[2]


  1. ^ Kalat, Khorasan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3068804" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)" (Excel). Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original on 2011-11-11. 
  • Tod, J. K. (1923) "Kalat-I-Nadiri", The Geographical Journal 62(5): pp. 366-370

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  • Kalāt-e Nāderi, in Persian, Jadid Online, 2006, [1].
    A Slide Show of Kalāt-e Nāderi by Shahāb Āzādeh, Jadid Online, 2006, [2] (2 min 30 sec).
  • Farshid Sāmāni, Konj-e Denj-e Fāteh-e Hend (The Quiet Corner of the Conqueror of India), in Persian, Jadid Online, 14 January 2010, [3].
    • Audio slideshow: [4] (3 min 38 sec).