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Aqa Nur-e Sehtan Destination Guide

Touring Aqa Nur-e Sehtan in Iran.

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Aqa Nur-e Sehtan in the region of Gīlān is located in Iran - some 147 mi (or 237 km) North-West of Tehran, the country's capital city.

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Time in Aqa Nur-e Sehtan is now 05:44 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tehran" with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Siah Galvandan, Salkisar, Lifku Khandan, Zanjan, Vishka or Chubar. Being here already, consider visiting Mozhdeheh-ye Bala, Dushab Kandeh, Dorudkhan, Bojar Sar, Ahmad Sar Gurab and Chenar. We collected some hobby film in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Iran | Gilan | Landscapes & Nature

06:12 min ( June 15, 2012 by IranGeo)
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Gilan Province (Persian: , Ostān-e Gīlān ) is one of the 31 provinces of Iran. It lies along the Caspian Sea, just west of the province of Mazandaran, east of the province of Ardabil, north of the...

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Interesting facts about this location

1990 Manjil-Rudbar earthquake

The Manjil-Rudbar Earthquake occurred at 00:30:09 on June 21, 1990 . It caused widespread damage in areas within a one hundred kilometer radius of the epicenter near the city of Rasht and about two hundred kilometers northwest of Tehran. The cities of Rudbar, Manjil, and Lushan and 700 villages were destroyed, and over three hundred villages were affected. There was $200,000,000 in damage in Gilan and Zanjan provinces southwest of the Caspian Sea.

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Located at 37.1, 49.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:1990 earthquakes, 1990 in Iran, Earthquakes in Iran, History of Gilan

Rudkhan Castle

Rud-khan Castle (also Rood-khan Castle) is a brick and stone medieval castle in Iran. Located 25 km southwest of Foman city north of Iran in Gilan province, it is a military complex which had been constructed during the Seljuk Dynasty by followers of the Ismā'īlī sect. The castle is built on two tips of a mount, with an area of 2.6 hectares . Its architects have benefited from natural mountainous features in the construction of the fort.

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Located at 37.1, 49.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:11th-century architecture, Castles in Iran, Gilan Province, Iranian architecture

Shahid Dr. Azodi Stadium

The Dr. Azodi Stadium is a multipurpose stadium in Rasht, Iran. It is currently used mostly for football matches and was the home stadium of Damash Gilan F.C.. The stadium holds 11,000 people. As of 2011, the stadium is undergoing renovation. Synthetic grass will be planted in the stadium that will be of FIFA standard. In the spectators' area seats will be installed. A conference room will be built with communication facilities. An electronic scoreboard will also be installed.

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Located at 37.1, 49.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Iran, Gilan Province, Multi-purpose stadiums in Iran