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Map of Azerbaijan showing Astara Rayon
Map of Azerbaijan showing Astara Rayon
CountryAzerbaijan
CapitalAstara
Area
 • Total620 km2 (240 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)[1]
 • Total95,300
 • Density153.7/km2 (398/sq mi)

Astara is a rayon in southeastern Azerbaijan. It was formed in 1930. There are 95,300 people.[1] Astarachay and Tangarud rivers are in the rayon. A part of the Hirkan National Park is in Astara rayon. Astara is a major source for Azerbaijan's fishing industry.

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