Sheberghan

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Sheberghan

شبرغان
City
Country Afghanistan
ProvinceJowzjan Province
DistrictSheberghan District
Elevation
250 m (820 ft)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total148,329
 [1]
Time zoneUTC+4:30 (Afghanistan Standard Time)

Sheberghān or Shaburghān (Persian: شبرغان‎), also spelled Shebirghan and Shibarghan, is the capital city of the Jowzjan Province in northern Afghanistan.

Sheberghan is on the Safid River banks, about 130 km (81 mi) west of Mazari Sharif.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Jawzjan" (PDF).