North Korea

Regions

Chagang-do
Gangwon
Hamgyŏng-bukto
Hamgyŏng-namdo
Hwanghae-bukto
Hwanghae-namdo
Najin Sŏnbong-si
P'yŏngan-bukto
P'yŏngan-namdo
P'yŏngyang-si
Yanggang-do

Country information

Country: North Korea
Population: 22,912,177 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 120,540 km²
Capital: Pyongyang
Currency: Won (KPW)
Phone code: +850
Languages: ko-KP
Domain name: .kp
Postcode form: ###-###
Postcode regex: ^(\d{6})$
ISO3: PRK
Neighbors: China, South Korea, Russia
Fips: KN

Current local time in North Korea

Current Date:
Saturday 15 December 2018
Current Time:
  • 19
  • :
  • 09
  • :
  • 43
Time Zone: Asia/Pyongyang
GMT/UTC: + 9  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
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Monday Birth Date of Kim Jong Suk Public Holiday
December 27 Thursday Constitution Day Public Holiday
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Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year Public Holiday
February 16 Saturday Birth date of Kim Jong Il Public Holiday
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Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 40
Longitude in decimal degrees: 127
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 40° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 127° East
Height above sea level: 1018 m,   3339.9 ft,   40078.76 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)