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South Africa Latitude and Longitude

The latitude for South Africa is: -30.559482 and the longitude is: 22.937505999999985.

South Africa Latitude: -30.559482
South Africa Longitude: 22.937505999999985
Latitude DMS: 30°33'34.14"S
Longitude DMS: 22°56'15.02"E
UTM Easting: 685,828.10
UTM Northing: 6,617,619.00
UTM Zone: 34J
Geohash: kd861uyd4esj
Position from Earth's Center: SE
Elevation: 1110.38 Meters (3642.99 Feet)
Type: Country
Landlocked: No
Country: South Africa
Country Code: ZA
Country Code Alpha-3: ZAF
Country Continent: Africa
Continent Region: Southern Africa
Time Zone: Africa/Johannesburg
Time Zone Abbreviation: SAST
SAST Stands for: South African Standard Time
Daylight Saving Time: No
UTC/GMT Difference: +02:00
Current Time: Tuesday September 28th 10:26am

South Africa Summary

South Africa is located in the continent of Africa, WSW of Mafeteng, Lesotho (see coordinates for Lesotho); SSW of Janeng, Botswana (see coordinates for Botswana); SE of Keetmanshoop, Namibia (see coordinates for Namibia) and WSW of Lobamba, Swaziland (see coordinates for Swaziland).

The capital of South Africa is Pretoria. Zulu "isiZulu" is the main language of the country. Xhosa, Afrikaans, Northern Sotho, English, Tswana, Southern Sotho, Tsonga, Swati, Venda and South Ndebele is also spoken.

The 5 most populated places in South Africa are:

  1. Cape Town (see coordinates for Cape Town)
  2. Durban (see coordinates for Durban)
  3. Johannesburg (see coordinates for Johannesburg)
  4. Soweto (see coordinates for Soweto)
  5. Pretoria (see coordinates for Pretoria)

7 points of interest in South Africa:

  • Robben Island, Cape Town, South Africa (see coordinates for Robben Island)
  • Clock Tower, Cape Town, South Africa
  • Juma Musjid Mosque, Durban, South Africa
  • Old Courthouse Museum, Durban, South Africa
  • Ferreira's Mine, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Kruger Museum, Pretoria, South Africa
  • Voortrekker Monument, Pretoria, South Africa (see coordinates for Voortrekker Monument)

South Africa time zone(s):

NameUTC/GMT Offset
South African Standard Time+02:00

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