|Alt names||Elazig Vilayeti||source: NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)|
|Elazıiğ||source: Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-51|
|Elaziz||source: NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)|
|Elâzıiğ||source: Encyclopædia Britannica (1988) IV, 418|
|Elâzıiğ province||source: Getty Vocabulary Program|
|Mamuretlaziz||source: NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)|
|See also||Doğu Anadolu,||removed name of Region|
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Elâzığ Province ( and Kurdish: Parezgah Zilan) is a province of Turkey with its seat in the city of Elâzığ. The source of the Euphrates river is located in this province.
The province has a population of 552,646 as of 2010. The population of the province was 569,616 in 2000 and 498,225 in 1990.
The total area of the province is , of which is covered by reservoirs and natural lakes.
The current governor of the province is Muammer Erol (since 2006).
On March 8, 2010, the province suffered an earthquake of magnitude 6.0, killing 42 people.
- source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
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