Kharanaq

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Kharanaq

خرانق
village
Skyline of Kharanaq
Kharanaq is located in Iran
Kharanaq
Kharanaq
Coordinates: 32°20′46″N 54°39′57″E / 32.34611°N 54.66583°E / 32.34611; 54.66583Coordinates: 32°20′46″N 54°39′57″E / 32.34611°N 54.66583°E / 32.34611; 54.66583
Country Iran
ProvinceYazd
CountyArdakan
BakhshKharanaq
Rural DistrictRabatat
Population
 (2006)
 • Total433
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)

Kharanaq (Persian: خرانق‎, also Romanized as Kharānaq, Kharāneq, and Kharānoq; also known as Khowrāneq and ((means land of sun))Khurūnaq)[1] is a village in Rabatat Rural District, Kharanaq District, Ardakan County, Yazd Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 433, in 133 families. The town and its minaret have become a minor tourist attraction.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kharanaq can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3070691" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. ^ "Kharānaq". Atlas Obscura. Retrieved 2019-05-02.