Eshkanan

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Ashkanan
اشكنان
city
Ashkanan is located in Iran
Ashkanan
Ashkanan
Coordinates: 27°13′45″N 53°36′30″E / 27.22917°N 53.60833°E / 27.22917; 53.60833Coordinates: 27°13′45″N 53°36′30″E / 27.22917°N 53.60833°E / 27.22917; 53.60833
Country  Iran
Province Fars
County Lamerd
Bakhsh Ashkanan
Population (2006)
 • Total 7,513
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Ashkanan (Persian: اشكنان‎‎, also Romanized as Eshkanān: also known as Īshkanān and ‘Ishqanān)[1] is a city in and the capital of Eshkanan District, in Lamerd County, Fars Province, Iran. Previously known as "Sodabgerd" (Persian: سودابگرد‎‎). At the 2006 census, its population was 7,513, in 1,516 families.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Eshkanan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3062233" 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.