The latitude and longitude of Greenland is:

72° 0' 0" N / 40° 0' 0" W


Abbreviation: GL
ISO 3166-1 alpha-3 code: GRL
Continent: North America
Latitude: 72
Longitude: -40

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Time zone at the center of Greenland: America/Scoresbysund
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Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -1 hours

The current time and date at the center of Greenland is 1:01 AM on Sunday, November 29, 2020.

Map of Greenland

Greenland to other countries

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Featured airports in Greenland

Siorapaluk Heliport Siorapaluk, Greenland (SRK / BGSI)
Nuuk Airport Nuuk, Greenland (GOH / BGGH)
Kangersuatsiaq Heliport Kangersuatsiaq, Greenland (KGQ / BGKS)
Qaanaaq Airport Qaanaaq, Greenland (NAQ / BGQQ)
Tasiusaq Heliport Kujalleq, Greenland (XEQ / BGTQ)

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