Qeshm

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Coordinates: 26°41′43″N 55°37′06″E / 26.69528°N 55.61833°E / 26.69528; 55.61833

Qeshm
Native name: قشم
Geografie
LocationStrait o Hormuz
Coordinates26°41′43″N 55°37′06″E / 26.69528°N 55.61833°E / 26.69528; 55.61833
Aurie1,491 km2 (576 sq mi)
Lenth135 km (83.9 mi)
Weenth40 km (25 mi)
Admeenistration
ProvinceHormozgān
CopntyQeshm
BakhshCentral
Lairgest settlementQeshm (pop. 26 807)
Demografics
Population117,774 (2011)
Pop. density67.07 /km2 (173.71 /sq mi)
Ethnic groupsPrimarily Qeshmi, Minabi, Kumzari an Bandri Persie speakin Iranians an Iranian Arabs

Qeshm (Persie: قشم‎, Persie pronunciation: [ɢeʃm]), umwhile an aa kent as Kishm, is an Iranian island in the Strait o Hormuz, an separatit from the mainland bi the Clarence Strait/Khuran in the Persie Gulf (26°50′N 56°0′E / 26.833°N 56.000°E / 26.833; 56.000).