Sedeh

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Sedeh
سده
city
Sedeh is located in Iran
Sedeh
Sedeh
Coordinates: 30°42′37″N 52°10′24″E / 30.71028°N 52.17333°E / 30.71028; 52.17333Coordinates: 30°42′37″N 52°10′24″E / 30.71028°N 52.17333°E / 30.71028; 52.17333
Country  Iran
Province Fars
County Eqlid
Bakhsh Sedeh
Population (2006)
 • Total 5,572
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Sedeh (Persian: سده‎, also known as Sehdeh)[1] is a city in and the capital of Sedeh District, in Eqlid County, Fars Province, Iran. Sedeh is located some 125 kilometres (78 mi) north-to-northwest of Shiraz. At the 2006 census, its population was 5,572, in 1,497 families.[2]

It is on the historical route taken by Alexander the Great in 331 BC between the Persian Gates and Persepolis.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sedeh can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3083217" 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.