|Elevation||1,310 m (4,300 ft)|
|Time zone||UTC+3:30 (IRST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+4:30 (IRDT)|
Marivan Hashiye (Kurdish: مەریوان, Merîwan Hashiye, Persian: حاشیه مریوان) is a city in the Kurdistan Province of Iran, in Iranian Kurdistan. Its population was 111,031 (in 2005 ). The city is located near the border of Iran and Iraq.
"Lake Zarivar" with length 5 km and a width of 1.6 km is located to the west of Marivan. The water of the lake is fresh and has a depth of 6 meters. Marivans people are mostly Kurds and followers of Islam.
Mariwan is famous for its two boulevards, falakay Penjwen and falakay Halabja.
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- "The GeoNames Search Page Has Moved". geonames.nga.mil.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-09-20. Retrieved 2013-02-23.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
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