Herat, Iran

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Herat is located in Iran
Coordinates: 30°03′15″N 54°22′23″E / 30.05417°N 54.37306°E / 30.05417; 54.37306Coordinates: 30°03′15″N 54°22′23″E / 30.05417°N 54.37306°E / 30.05417; 54.37306
Country  Iran
Province Yazd
County Khatam
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 10,795
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Herat (Persian: هرات‎‎, also Romanized as Herāt; also, Burd Herat (Persian: بورد هِرات‎‎), also Romanized as Būrd Harāt and Būrd Herāt; also, Harāt Khowreh and Herāt-i-Khurreh; formerly, Tājābād and Tājābād-e Harāt)[1] is a city and capital of Khatam County, Yazd Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 10,795, in 2,751 families.[2]


  1. ^ Herat, Iran can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3086674" 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.