Tehran is one of the most populated cities in Iran, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Asia, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 35.44N latitude / 51.30E longitude. For routing in Tehran, please check the free driving directions Tehran service below.
When you visit Iran, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Persian, and the officially used currency is Iranian rial (IRR), since 1932.
Tehran, the capital city, has numerous population; 7 796 257 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Tehran counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Iran, bears 82 011 735 sum citizens spreading on its 636 373,32 sq mi / 1 648 200 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Iran is the Islamic Republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Independence, freedom, the Islamic Republic, while salute for the national anthem called: Sorude Melliye Jomhuriye Eslâmiye Irân.
Google maps Tehran, and the satellite map of the city is a free and useful dynamic tool to discover the capital of Iran and the neighboring countries like Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iraq, Pakistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Iran Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Iran
Iran, a Middle Eastern country south of the Caspian Sea and north of the Persian Gulf, is three times the size of Arizona. It shares borders with Iraq, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Armenia, Afghanistan, and Pakistan.
The Elburz Mountains in the north rise to 18,603 ft (5,670 m) at Mount Damavand. From northwest to southeast, the country is crossed by a desert 800 mi (1,287 km) long.