China

Regions

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Beijing
Chongqing Shi
Fujian
Gansu Sheng
Guangdong Province
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Guizhou Sheng
Hainan
Hebei
Heilongjiang Sheng
Henan Sheng
Hubei
Hunan
Inner Mongolia
Jiangsu Sheng
Jiangxi Sheng
Jilin Sheng
Liaoning
Ningxia Huizu Zizhiq ...
Qinghai Sheng
Shaanxi
Shandong Sheng
Shanghai Shi
Shanxi Sheng
Sichuan
Tianjin Shi
Tibet Autonomous Reg ...
Xinjiang Uygur Zizhi ...
Yunnan
Zhejiang Sheng

Country information

Country: China
Population: 1,330,044,000 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 9,596,960 km²
Capital: Beijing
Currency: Yuan Renminbi (CNY)
Phone code: +86
Languages: zh-CN,yue,wuu,dta,ug,za
Domain name: .cn
Postcode form: ######
Postcode regex: ^(\d{6})$
ISO3: CHN
Neighbors: Afghanistan, Bhutan, India, Kyrgyzstan, North Korea, Kazakhstan, Laos, Myanmar, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan, Vietnam
Fips: CH

Current local time in China

Current Date:
Sunday 21 January 2018
Current Time:
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Time Zone: Asia/Shanghai
GMT/UTC: + 8  hours
DST: No time changes this year!


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

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 15 Thursday Spring Festival Eve National holiday
February 16 Friday Chinese New Year Observance
February 17 Saturday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 18 Sunday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 19 Monday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 20 Tuesday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 21 Wednesday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
March 2 Friday Lantern Festival Observance
March 8 Thursday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 12 Monday Arbor Day Observance
Show full list of public holidays

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 35
Longitude in decimal degrees: 105
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 35° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 105° East
Height above sea level: 1982 m,   6502.62 ft,   78031.54 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)