Nor Astghaberd

Nor Astghaberd
Նոր Աստղաբերդ
Nor Astghaberd
Nor Astghaberd

Coordinates: 39°14′44″N 46°06′28″E / 39.24556°N 46.10778°E / 39.24556; 46.10778Coordinates: 39°14′44″N 46°06′28″E / 39.24556°N 46.10778°E / 39.24556; 46.10778

Country  Armenia
Marz (Province) Syunik
 • Total 37.26 km2 (14.39 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 93
 • Density 2.5/km2 (6.5/sq mi)
Time zone   (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST)   (UTC+5)
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Nor Astghaberd (Armenian: Նոր Աստղաբերդ; formerly, Payahan (Armenian: Փայահան), also Romanized as P’ayahan and Payagan, and Bakavank) is a community and village in the Syunik Province of Armenia.

The community of Nor Astghaberd consists of the villages of Nor Astghaberd, Ajabaj, Getishen (formerly, Chaykend), and Vocheti (formerly, Hajatin). The community's population was 93 as of 2010,[2] down from 179 at the 2001 census.[3] The village of Nor Astghaberd's population was 53 at the 2001 census.[3]


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