Korea Korea Current Local Time; Date, time zone, and time difference

The current local time is SeoulKorea

2024-07-22 ,Monday
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standard time

Currently in use


Daylight Time

IANA Time Zone


Current time is higher than Beijing time

1 hour

Korea Related information

Capital: Seoul

City English Name: Seoul Special City

Country: Republic of Korea

Country English Name: South Korea

Province: N/A (South Korea is not divided into provinces)

Province English Name: N/A

Country Area Code: (+82)

Longitude and Latitude: 37.5139° N, 127.0264° E

Currency: South Korean won (KRW)

Language: Korean

IANA Time Zone: Asia/Seoul

Standard Time Zone: Korean Standard Time (KST)

Daylight Saving Time: Not observed


South Korea, officially known as the Republic of Korea, is a vibrant and prosperous nation located in the southern half of the Korean Peninsula. With a population of over 51 million, South Korea is one of the most densely populated countries in the world.

Seoul, the capital and largest city, is a bustling metropolis known for its towering skyscrapers, vibrant nightlife, and rich cultural heritage. The city is home to iconic landmarks such as the Gyeongbokgung Palace, the COEX Mall, and the N Seoul Tower.

South Korea has a long and fascinating history, dating back to the first Korean kingdom, Gojoseon, which was established in the 23rd century BCE. Over the centuries, the peninsula has been ruled by various dynasties, most notably the Silla, Goryeo, and Joseon dynasties.

In the 20th century, Korea was divided into two separate countries: North Korea and South Korea. South Korea has since emerged as an economic powerhouse and a leader in technology, innovation, and global trade.

The country is renowned for its advanced manufacturing sector, which produces electronics, automobiles, and semiconductors. South Korea is also a major exporter of cultural products, including K-pop music, dramas, and films.

South Korea is a diverse and welcoming country with a rich culture and a proud history. It is a popular tourist destination, and visitors can explore its bustling cities, historic temples, picturesque mountains, and stunning coastlines.

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