Neftchala Rayon

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Neftchala
Rayon
Coordinates: 39°21′N 49°15′E / 39.35°N 49.25°E / 39.35; 49.25Coordinates: 39°21′N 49°15′E / 39.35°N 49.25°E / 39.35; 49.25
Country Azerbaijan
Capital Neftçala
Area
 • Total 1,451 km2 (560 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Total 79,600
Zip Code AZ 4700
Area code(s) 153

Neftchala (Neftçala) is a rayon in Azerbaijan. It is on the shores of the Caspian Sea. Its name is Persian Naft-Chala and means oil trench.

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