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Hamadan

همدان
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Ancient names: Ecbatana, Hangmatana
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Country  Iran
Province Hamadan
County Hamadan
Bakhsh Central
Elevation
1,850 m (6,069 ft)
Population
 (2016 census)
 • Total 554,405
 • Rank 13th in Iran
Time zone UTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+4:30 (IRDT)

Hamadān or Hamedān (Persian: همدان, Hamedān) (Old Persian: Haŋgmetana, Ecbatana) is the capital city of Hamadan Province of Iran.

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