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For the administrative subdivision, see Fanuj District.
Fanuj is located in Iran
Coordinates: 26°34′33″N 59°38′23″E / 26.57583°N 59.63972°E / 26.57583; 59.63972Coordinates: 26°34′33″N 59°38′23″E / 26.57583°N 59.63972°E / 26.57583; 59.63972
Country  Iran
Province Sistan and Baluchestan
County Fanuj
Bakhsh Fanuj
Population (2006)
 • Total 9,706
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Fanuj (Persian: فنوج‎‎, also Romanized as Fanūj, Fannūj, Pannūj and Fānūch)[1] is a city in and the capital of Fanuj District, in Fanuj County, Sistan and Baluchestan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 9,706, in 2,124 families.[2]

Fanuj is estimated to sit on 3.6 billion tonnes of titanium reserves. The Fanuj prospect includes a cluster of 30 deposits, each able to yield 1 million tonnes of titanium ore per year.[3]


  1. ^ Fanuj can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3062628" 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. 
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