Oghuz (city)

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Coordinates: 41°04′15″N 47°27′30″E / 41.07083°N 47.45833°E / 41.07083; 47.45833

Oğuz
City & Municipality
Oğuz is located in Azerbaijan
Oğuz
Oğuz
Coordinates: 41°04′15″N 47°27′30″E / 41.07083°N 47.45833°E / 41.07083; 47.45833
Country  Azerbaijan
Rayon Oghuz
Established 1968
Elevation 630 m (2,070 ft)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 7,002
Time zone AZT (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST) AZT (UTC+5)
Area code(s) +994 024

Oghuz (Azerbaijani: Oğuz) is a city and municipality in, and the capital of, the Oghuz Rayon of Azerbaijan Republic. Oghuz was known as Vartashen (Armenian: Վարդաշեն 'vard' rose, 'shen' village, town) until 1991 and was renamed to Oghuz in 1991.

Twin towns — sister cities[edit]

Oghuz is twinned with:

References[edit]

  1. ^ World Gazetteer: Azerbaijan – World-Gazetteer.com