Kalat, Khorasan

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Khorshid Palace of the Afsharid dynasty
Kalat is located in Iran
Coordinates: 36°59′42″N 59°46′01″E / 36.99500°N 59.76694°E / 36.99500; 59.76694Coordinates: 36°59′42″N 59°46′01″E / 36.99500°N 59.76694°E / 36.99500; 59.76694
Country  Iran
Province Razavi Khorasan
County Kalat
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 6,529
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
Kalat, Khorasan at GEOnet Names Server

Kalat (Persian: كلات‎; also Romanized as Kalāt; also known as Kalūt)[1] is a city in and the capital of Kalat County, in Razavi Khorasan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 6,529, in 1,661 families.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Kalat, Khorasan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3068804" 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. 
  • Tod, J. K. (1923) "Kalat-I-Nadiri", The Geographical Journal 62(5): pp. 366–370

External links[edit]

  • Kalāt-e Nāderi, in Persian, Jadid Online, 2006, [1].
    A Slide Show of Kalāt-e Nāderi by Shahāb Āzādeh, Jadid Online, 2006, [2] (2 min 30 sec).
  • Farshid Sāmāni, Konj-e Denj-e Fāteh-e Hend (The Quiet Corner of the Conqueror of India), in Persian, Jadid Online, 14 January 2010, [3].
    • Audio slideshow: [4] (3 min 38 sec).