Hermon, Armenia

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Coordinates: 39°52′46″N 45°25′35″E / 39.87944°N 45.42639°E / 39.87944; 45.42639

Hermon

Հերմոն
Hermon (foreground) and Goghtanik (background)
Hermon (foreground) and Goghtanik (background)
Hermon is located in Armenia
Hermon
Hermon
Coordinates: 39°52′46″N 45°25′35″E / 39.87944°N 45.42639°E / 39.87944; 45.42639
CountryArmenia
Marz (Province)Vayots Dzor
Population
 (2001)
 • Total203
Time zoneUTC+4 ( )

Hermon (Armenian: Հերմոն; formerly, Kavushug and Ghavushugh), is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. Hermon is identified with the monastic center of "Hermoni Vank" dating from the 9th century.[1]

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  1. ^ Kiesling, Rediscovering Armenia, p. 124, available online at the US embassy to Armenia's website Archived 2008-06-26 at the Wayback Machine