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:
Sunday 21 April 2019
Current Time:
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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
April 25 Thursday Chosun People's Army Foundation Day Public Holiday
May 1 Wednesday May Day National holiday
June 6 Thursday Chosun Children's Union Foundation Day Public Holiday
June 19 Wednesday Great Leader Kim Jong Il Day Public Holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
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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)