Israel

Regions

Central District
Haifa District
Jerusalem District
Northern District
Southern District
Tel Aviv

Country information

Country: Israel
Population: 7,353,985 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 20,770 km²
Capital: Jerusalem
Currency: Shekel (ILS)
Phone code: +972
Languages: he,ar-IL,en-IL,
Domain name: .il
Postcode form: #####
Postcode regex: ^(\d{5})$
ISO3: ISR
Neighbors: Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestinian Territory, Syria
Fips: IS

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 19 Monday Hanukkah I (Holiday of lights) Observance and Hebrew holiday
December 20 Tuesday Hanukkah II Observance and Hebrew holiday
December 21 Wednesday Hanukkah III Observance and Hebrew holiday
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 22 Thursday Hanukkah IV Observance and Hebrew holiday
December 23 Friday Hanukkah V Observance and Hebrew holiday
December 24 Saturday Hanukkah VI/Rosh Chodesh Tevet Observance and Hebrew holiday
December 25 Sunday Hanukkah VII Observance and Hebrew holiday
December 26 Monday Hanukkah VIII Observance and Hebrew holiday
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Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 3 Tuesday Asarah B'Tevet Observance and Hebrew holiday
February 6 Monday Tu Bishvat Observance and Hebrew holiday
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Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 31.5
Longitude in decimal degrees: 34.75
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 31° 30' North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 34° 45' East
Height above sea level: 168 m,   551.18 ft,   6614.18 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)