Rio de Janeiro

General information about Rio de Janeiro

Country: Brazil
Region: Rio de Janeiro
Province: Rio de Janeiro
Postcode: 20000-000
Population: 6,023,699 inhabitants (Last modified: 28/06/2012 )

Current local time in Rio de Janeiro

Current Date:
Saturday 27 May 2017
Current Time:
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Time Zone: America/Sao_Paulo
GMT/UTC: -2  hours
DST started: Sunday, 19 February 2017, 02:00
DST will end: Sunday, 15 October 2017, 03:00


*GMT/UTC - Standard Time Zone
*DST - Daylight Saving Time

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: -22.90278
Longitude in decimal degrees: -43.2075
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 22° 54' 10" South
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 43° 12' 27" West
Height above sea level: 5 m,   16.4 ft,   196.85 in
Geographical feature: P (Populated place type feature)
Feature designation code: P.PPLA (seat of a first-order administrative division)


*seat of a first-order administrative division - seat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)