Opan

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Coordinates: 42°13′N 25°42′E / 42.217°N 25.700°E / 42.217; 25.700

Opan
Опан
Opan is located in Bulgaria
Opan
Opan
Location of Opan
Coordinates: 42°13′N 25°42′E / 42.217°N 25.700°E / 42.217; 25.700
Country  Bulgaria
Province (Oblast) Stara Zagora
Government
 • Mayor Mincho Chavdarov
Elevation 142 m (466 ft)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 457
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code 6078
Area code(s) 04101

Opan (Bulgarian: Опан, pronounced [uˈpan]) is a village in southern Bulgaria, part of Stara Zagora Province. It is the administrative centre of Opan Municipality, which lies in the southern part of Stara Zagora Province. The village is located south of the provincial capital of Stara Zagora, in the Upper Thracian Plain, the historical region of Thrace. The village was first mentioned in an Ottoman tax register of 1655.