Ab Chekan

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Ab Chekan
Ab Chekan is located in Iran
Ab Chekan
Ab Chekan
Coordinates: 27°19′53″N 60°46′24″E / 27.33139°N 60.77333°E / 27.33139; 60.77333Coordinates: 27°19′53″N 60°46′24″E / 27.33139°N 60.77333°E / 27.33139; 60.77333
Country  Iran
Province Sistan and Baluchestan
County Iranshahr
Bakhsh Central
Rural District Damen
Population (2006)
 • Total 511
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Ab Chekan (Persian: ابچكان‎‎, also Romanized as Āb Chekān and Abechkān; also known as Abeshkān and Abjekān)[1] is a village in Damen Rural District, in the Central District of Iranshahr County, Sistan and Baluchestan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 511, in 99 families.[2]


  1. ^ Ab Chekan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3051423" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.