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🇸🇴 Somalia

Country located in Eastern Africa

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General information related to the country

Comprehensive data for Somalia
Country NameSomalia
Country Name (Local)Soomaaliya / Somalia / الصومال
Country Flag🇸🇴
Country Area637657 km2
Country Code (ISO 3166-1)SO
RegionEastern Africa
Capital NameMogadishu
Capital Latitude2.03711
Capital Longitude45.34375
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Postal Code Regex^([A-Z]{2}\d{5})$


The currency used for the locale code is Somalian Shilling.

Currency information for Somalia and locale
Currency NameSomalian Shilling
Currency Name (Local)Somali shilling
Currency CodeSOS
Currency SymbolSh
Currency Numeric706
Currency Subunit Value100
Currency Subunit NameCentesimi

Languages Spoken

Somalia speaks 2 languages.


Somalia has one timezone with UTC offset UTC+03:00.



Somalia shares borders with 3 countries and it's not landlocked.

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What country is 🇸🇴?

People often ask which country uses 🇸🇴 emoji flag. The answer is Somalia.Somalia is located in Eastern Africa continent. The country area is 637657 km2, and the capital city is Mogadishu (2.03711, 45.34375). Some of the neighboring countries are Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, and the country is not landlocked. Some of the timezones in Somalia are UTC+03:00. The currency used in Somalia is Somali shilling (SOS). People in Somalia speak mostly Somali, Arabic. Somalia is part of the Eastern Africa region.