Shaki, Armenia

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Shaki
Շաքի
community
Shaki is located in Armenia
Shaki
Shaki
Coordinates: 39°33′51″N 45°59′51″E / 39.56417°N 45.99750°E / 39.56417; 45.99750Coordinates: 39°33′51″N 45°59′51″E / 39.56417°N 45.99750°E / 39.56417; 45.99750
Country  Armenia
Marz (Province) Syunik
Area[1]
 • Total 60.67 km2 (23.42 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,611
 • Density 27/km2 (69/sq mi)
Time zone   (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST)   (UTC+5)
Shaki, Armenia at GEOnet Names Server

Shaki (Armenian: Շաքի, also Romanized as Shak’i) is a village and rural community (municipality) in the Syunik Province of Armenia. The National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia (ARMSTAT) reported its population was 1,611 in 2010,[2] down from 1,390 at the 2001 census.[3]

The spectactular Shaki Waterfall is the highest in Armenia.

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