Zakan, Qazvin

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Zakan is located in Iran
Coordinates: 36°21′43″N 49°51′46″E / 36.36194°N 49.86278°E / 36.36194; 49.86278Coordinates: 36°21′43″N 49°51′46″E / 36.36194°N 49.86278°E / 36.36194; 49.86278
Country  Iran
Province Qazvin
County Qazvin
Bakhsh Central
Rural District Eqbal-e Gharbi
Population (2006)
 • Total 351
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Zakan (Persian: زاكان‎‎, also Romanized as Zākān; also known as Meshkīn Deh)[1] is a village in Eqbal-e Gharbi Rural District, in the Central District of Qazvin County, Qazvin Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 351, in 83 families.[2]


  1. ^ Zakan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3088828" 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.