Country information

Country: Greenland
Population: 56,375 inhabitants  (Last modified: 6/01/2012 )
Area 2,166,086 km²
Capital: Nuuk
Currency: Krone (DKK)
Phone code: +299
Languages: kl,da-GL,en
Domain name: .gl
Postcode form: ####
Postcode regex: ^(\d{4})$
Fips: GL

Current local time in Greenland

Current Date:
Thursday 25 February 2021
Current Time:
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Time Zone: America/Godthab
GMT/UTC: -3  hours
DST started: Sunday, 25 October 2020, 01:00
DST will end: Sunday, 28 March 2021, 01:00

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

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
March 27 Saturday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 1 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 4 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 5 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Saturday May Day National holiday
May 13 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
May 16 Sunday General Prayer Day Public Holiday
May 24 Monday Whit Monday National holiday
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Tide times and tide charts

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Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 72
Longitude in decimal degrees: -40
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 72° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 40° West
Height above sea level: 3009 m,   9872.05 ft,   118464.63 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLD (dependent political entity)