Jordan

Regions

Ajlun
Amman
Aqaba
Balqa
Irbid
Jerash
Karak
Madaba
Mafraq
Ma’an
Tafielah
Zarqa

Country information

Country: Jordan
Population: 6,407,085 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 92,300 km²
Capital: Amman
Currency: Dinar (JOD)
Phone code: +962
Languages: ar-JO,en
Domain name: .jo
Postcode form: #####
Postcode regex: ^(\d{5})$
ISO3: JOR
Neighbors: Israel, Iraq, Palestinian Territory, Saudi Arabia, Syria
Fips: JO

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 21 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 28 Sunday Orthodox Easter Day Observance and Orthodox holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labour Day National holiday
May 6 Monday Ramadan begins Muslim holiday
May 25 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
June 5 Wednesday Eid-al-Fitr Muslim holiday
June 6 Thursday Eid-al-Fitr holiday National holiday
June 7 Friday Eid-al-Fitr holiday National holiday
June 8 Saturday Eid-al-Fitr holiday National holiday
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Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 31
Longitude in decimal degrees: 36
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 31° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 36° East
Height above sea level: 860 m,   2821.52 ft,   33858.29 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)