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Mashkan is located in Iran
Coordinates: 36°47′57″N 45°03′41″E / 36.79917°N 45.06139°E / 36.79917; 45.06139Coordinates: 36°47′57″N 45°03′41″E / 36.79917°N 45.06139°E / 36.79917; 45.06139
Country  Iran
Province West Azerbaijan
County Piranshahr
Bakhsh Lajan
Rural District Lahijan-e Gharbi
Population (2006)
 • Total 305
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Mashkan (Persian: ماشكان‎, also Romanized as Māshkān and Mashkān; also known as Māshgān and Mashkiān)[1] is a village in Lahijan-e Gharbi Rural District, Lajan District, Piranshahr County, West Azerbaijan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 305, in 45 families.[2]


  1. ^ Mashkan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3074283" 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.