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Full nameTurkey
Official nameElâzığ
RegionEastern Anatolia
MayorSüleyman Selmanoğlu (AKP)
Elevation3500.7 ft (1067|postal_code_type=Postal code m)
Urban (pop.)331479
Other information
Time zoneEET (UTC+2)
- Summer (DST)EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code23000
Area code0424
Licence plate23|blank_name=Licence plate

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Elâzığ (-trelaˈzɯː or -trˈelazɯː; ; Kh'arberd/Harput, ; Ḥarfuṭ/Kharpuṭ, ) is a city in Eastern Anatolia, Turkey and the seat of Elâzığ Province. It has a population of

331,479 according to the 2010 census, and the plain on which the city extends has an altitude of 1067 metres.

Elâzığ initially developed as an extension of the historic city of Harput, which was situated on a hill and difficult to access in winter.

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