South Korea

Regions

Busan
Daegu
Daejeon
Gangwon
Gwangju
Gyeonggi Province
Incheon
Jeju
North Chungcheong
North Gyeongsang
North Jeolla
Sejong
Seoul
South Chungcheong
South Gyeongsang
South Jeolla
Ulsan

Country information

Country: South Korea
Population: 48,422,644 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 98,480 km²
Capital: Seoul
Currency: Won (KRW)
Phone code: +82
Languages: ko-KR,en
Domain name: .kr
Postcode form: SEOUL ###-###
Postcode regex: ^(?:SEOUL)*(\d{6})$
ISO3: KOR
Neighbors: North Korea
Fips: KS

Current local time in South Korea

Current Date:
Thursday 16 July 2020
Current Time:
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Time Zone: Asia/Seoul
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
July 17 Friday Constitution Day Public Holiday
August 15 Saturday Liberation Day National holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
September 30 Wednesday Mid-Autumn Festival Day 1 National holiday
October 1 Thursday Armed Forces Day Observance
October 1 Thursday Mid-Autumn Festival Day 2 National holiday
October 2 Friday Mid-Autumn Festival Day 3 National holiday
October 3 Saturday National Foundation Day National holiday
October 9 Friday Hangeul Proclamation Day National holiday
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Tide times and tide charts

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Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 37
Longitude in decimal degrees: 127.5
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 37° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 127° 30' East
Height above sea level: 88 m,   288.71 ft,   3464.57 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)