Khavast

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Khavast
urban-type settlement
Khavast is located in Uzbekistan
Khavast
Khavast
Location in Uzbekistan
Coordinates: 40°13′11″N 68°50′24″E / 40.21972°N 68.84000°E / 40.21972; 68.84000Coordinates: 40°13′11″N 68°50′24″E / 40.21972°N 68.84000°E / 40.21972; 68.84000
CountryFlag of Uzbekistan.svg Uzbekistan
RegionSirdaryo Region
DistrictKhavast District
Urban-type settlement status1960
Population
(2010)
 • Total21,121[1]
Time zoneUTC+5 (UZT)

Khavast (Uzbek: Xovos, Russian: Хаваст) is an urban-type settlement in Sirdaryo Region, Uzbekistan. It is the administrative center of Khavast District.

History[edit]

The history of the region starts with the construction of railroad by the Russian Empire in 1889.

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