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🇬🇷 Greece

Country located in Southern Europe

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General information related to the country

Comprehensive data for Greece
Country NameGreece
Country Name (Local)Ελλάδα / Elláda
Country Flag🇬🇷
Country Area131990 km2
Country Code (ISO 3166-1)GR
RegionSouthern Europe
Capital NameAthens
Capital Latitude37.97945
Capital Longitude23.71622
Postal Code Format### ##
Postal Code Regex^(\d{5})$


The currency used for the locale code is Euro.

Currency information for Greece and locale
Currency NameEuro
Currency Name (Local)Euro
Currency CodeEUR
Currency Symbol
Currency Numeric978
Currency Subunit Value100
Currency Subunit NameCent


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



Greece 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 Greece.Greece is located in Southern Europe continent. The country area is 131990 km2, and the capital city is Athens (37.97945, 23.71622). Some of the neighboring countries are Albania, Bulgaria, Turkey, North Macedonia, and the country is not landlocked. Some of the timezones in Greece are UTC+02:00. The currency used in Greece is Euro (EUR). People in Greece speak mostly Greek (modern). Greece is part of the Southern Europe region.