Debubawī Kʼeyih Bahrī
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Semēnawī Kʼeyih Bahrī

Country information

Country: Eritrea
Population: 5,792,984 inhabitants  (Last modified: 19/01/2012 )
Area 121,320 km²
Capital: Asmara
Currency: Nakfa (ERN)
Phone code: +291
Languages: aa-ER,ar,tig,kun,ti-ER
Domain name: .er
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Neighbors: Djibouti, Ethiopia, Sudan
Fips: ER

Current local time in Eritrea

Current Date:
Thursday 25 February 2021
Current Time:
  • 11
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  • 07
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  • 24
Time Zone: Africa/Asmara
GMT/UTC: + 3  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
March 8 Monday Women's Day Observance
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 4 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 1 Saturday International Workers' Day Public Holiday
May 13 Thursday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 24 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
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Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 15
Longitude in decimal degrees: 39
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 15° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 39° East
Height above sea level: 1867 m,   6125.33 ft,   73503.98 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)