Makian, Iran

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Makian is located in Iran
Coordinates: 27°11′10″N 57°01′48″E / 27.18611°N 57.03000°E / 27.18611; 57.03000Coordinates: 27°11′10″N 57°01′48″E / 27.18611°N 57.03000°E / 27.18611; 57.03000
Country  Iran
Province Hormozgan
County Minab
Bakhsh Central
Rural District Howmeh
Population (2006)
 • Total 171
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Makian (Persian: ماكيان‎, also Romanized as Mākīān; also known as Māhkīān)[1] is a village in Howmeh Rural District, in the Central District of Minab County, Hormozgan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 171, in 40 families.[2]


  1. ^ Makian can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3746791" 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.