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🇵🇬 Papua New Guinea

Country located in Melanesia

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General information related to the country

Comprehensive data for Papua New Guinea
Country NamePapua New Guinea
Country Name (Local)Papua New Guinea/Papua Niugini
Country Flag🇵🇬
Country Area462840 km2
Country Code (ISO 3166-1)PG
Capital NamePort Moresby
Capital Latitude-9.44314
Capital Longitude147.17972
Postal Code Format###
Postal Code Regex^(\d{3})$


The currency used for the locale code is Kina.

Currency details for Papua New Guinea
Currency NameKina
Currency Name (Local)Papua New Guinean kina
Currency CodePGK
Currency SymbolK
Currency Numeric598
Currency Subunit Value100
Currency Subunit NameToea

Languages Spoken


Papua New Guinea has one timezone with UTC offset UTC+10:00.



Papua New Guinea shares only one border with Indonesia and it's not landlocked.

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What country is 🇵🇬?

People often ask which country uses 🇵🇬 emoji flag. The answer is Papua New Guinea.Papua New Guinea is located in Melanesia continent. The country area is 462840 km2, and the capital city is Port Moresby (-9.44314, 147.17972). Some of the neighboring countries are Indonesia, and the country is not landlocked. Some of the timezones in Papua New Guinea are UTC+10:00. The currency used in Papua New Guinea is Papua New Guinean kina (PGK). People in Papua New Guinea speak mostly English. Papua New Guinea is part of the Melanesia region.