Dzhakan is in and has an elevation of 932 meters. Dzhakan is situated northwest of .

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The Citadel of Herat, also known as the Citadel of Alexander, and locally known as Qala Iktyaruddin, is located in the center of in . is situated 3½ km west of Dzhakan. Photo: koldo, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is located in the western provincial capital of in . is situated 4 km northwest of Dzhakan.

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Herāt is the third-largest city of . It has a population of about 436,300, and serves as the capital of , situated in the fertile valley of the Hari River in the western part of the country. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a village and the center of the District in , . is situated 5 km southeast of Dzhakan.


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