Kogon, Uzbekistan

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Kogon
Town
Southern side of the Travel Palace
Southern side of the Travel Palace
Kogon is located in Uzbekistan
Kogon
Kogon
Location in Uzbekistan
Coordinates: 39°43′N 64°33′E / 39.717°N 64.550°E / 39.717; 64.550Coordinates: 39°43′N 64°33′E / 39.717°N 64.550°E / 39.717; 64.550
Country Uzbekistan
RegionBukhara Region
DistrictKogon District
Town status1929
Population
(2013)
 • Total58 000
Time zoneUTC+5 (UZT)

Kogon (Uzbek: Kogon, Когон; Tajik: Когон; Russian: Каган) is a town and seat of Kogon District in Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan.The town population in 1989 was 48,054.[1]

The city has a railway station, Bukhara-1, serving the city of Bukhara, which is located 12 km from Kogon. In 1990 construction of long-distance trolleybus line Bukhara - Kogon started, but later it was discontinued.

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