Hormuz, Iran

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Hormuz
هرمز
City
Old town from Portuguese fortress
Old town from Portuguese fortress
Hormuz is located in Iran
Hormuz
Hormuz
Coordinates: 27°05′42″N 56°27′10″E / 27.09500°N 56.45278°E / 27.09500; 56.45278Coordinates: 27°05′42″N 56°27′10″E / 27.09500°N 56.45278°E / 27.09500; 56.45278
Country  Iran
Province Hormozgan
County Qeshm
Bakhsh Hormuz
Population (2016 Census)
 • Total 5,891 [1]
Time zone UTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+4:30 (IRDT)
Hormuz was an important strategic port in ancient days.

Hormuz (Persian: هرمز‎, also Romanized as Hormoz; also known as Qal‘eh-ye Hormoz)[2] is a city and capital of Hormuz District, in Qeshm County, Hormozgan Province, Iran.

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.amar.org.ir/english
  2. ^ Hormuz, Iran can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3066731" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".