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🇪🇬 Egypt

Country located in Northern Africa

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General information related to the country

Comprehensive data for Egypt
Country NameEgypt
Country Name (Local)مصر Miṣr
Country Flag🇪🇬
Country Area1002450 km2
Country Code (ISO 3166-1)EG
RegionNorthern Africa
Capital NameCairo
Capital Latitude30.06263
Capital Longitude31.24967
Postal Code Format#####
Postal Code Regex^(\d{5})$


The currency used for the locale code is Egypt Pound.

Currency information for Egypt and locale
Currency NameEgypt Pound
Currency Name (Local)Egyptian pound
Currency CodeEGP
Currency Symbol£
Currency Numeric818
Currency Subunit Value100
Currency Subunit NamePiasters

Languages Spoken


Egypt has one timezone with UTC offset UTC+02:00.



Egypt shares borders with 4 countries and it's not landlocked.

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What country is 🇪🇬?

People often ask which country uses 🇪🇬 emoji flag. The answer is Egypt.Egypt is located in Northern Africa continent. The country area is 1002450 km2, and the capital city is Cairo (30.06263, 31.24967). Some of the neighboring countries are Israel, Libya, Palestine, Sudan, and the country is not landlocked. Some of the timezones in Egypt are UTC+02:00. The currency used in Egypt is Egyptian pound (EGP). People in Egypt speak mostly Arabic. Egypt is part of the Northern Africa region.