Avan, Qazvin

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Avan is located in Iran
Coordinates: 36°29′33″N 50°27′05″E / 36.49250°N 50.45139°E / 36.49250; 50.45139Coordinates: 36°29′33″N 50°27′05″E / 36.49250°N 50.45139°E / 36.49250; 50.45139
Country  Iran
Province Qazvin
County Qazvin
Bakhsh Rudbar-e Alamut
Rural District Moallem Kalayeh
Population (2006)
 • Total 368
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Ovan (Persian: اوان‎‎, also Romanized as Āvān and Ovan; also known as Anwān)[1] is a village in Moallem Kalayeh Rural District, Rudbar-e Alamut District, Qazvin County, Qazvin Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 368, in 128 families.[2] Avan is located on Ovan Lake.


  1. ^ Avan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3054051" 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.