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For the village in Khoda Afarin County, see Vayqan, Khoda Afarin.
Vayqan is located in Iran
Coordinates: 38°07′46″N 45°42′47″E / 38.12944°N 45.71306°E / 38.12944; 45.71306Coordinates: 38°07′46″N 45°42′47″E / 38.12944°N 45.71306°E / 38.12944; 45.71306
Country  Iran
Province East Azerbaijan
County Shabestar
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 4,091
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Vayqan (Persian: وايقان‎; also Romanized as Vāyqān and Vayeqān; also known as Vaighan, Vayagan, and Vāygān)[1] is a city in the Central District of Shabestar County, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 4,091, in 1,095 families.[2]


  1. ^ Vayqan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3088277" 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.