Coordinates: 26°28′25″N 60°43′22″E / 26.47361°N 60.72278°E / 26.47361; 60.72278Coordinates: 26°28′25″N 60°43′22″E / 26.47361°N 60.72278°E / 26.47361; 60.72278
Country  Iran
Province Sistan and Baluchestan
County Qasr-e Qand
Bakhsh Central
Rural District Holunchekan
Population (2006)
  Total 137
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
  Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Karkum (Persian: كركوم, also Romanized as Karkūm; also known as Dārkūd, Dārkūm, Karkom, Qarah Qom, and Qarqom)[1] is a village in Holunchekan Rural District in the Central District of Qasr-e Qand County, Sistan and Baluchestan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 137, in 40 families.[2]


  1. Karkum can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3194329" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.
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