The latitude and longitude of South Africa is:

29° 0' 0" S / 24° 0' 0" E

Republic of South Africa

Abbreviation: ZA
ISO 3166-1 alpha-3 code: ZAF
Continent: Africa
Latitude: -29
Longitude: 24

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Time zone at the center of South Africa: Africa/Johannesburg
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Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +2 hours

The current time and date at the center of South Africa is 3:27 AM on Tuesday, November 24, 2020.

Estimated gas price in South Africa: $2.86 USD per gallon

Map of South Africa

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Featured airports in South Africa

Hluhluwe Airport Hluhluwe, South Africa (HLW / FAHL)
Alexander Bay Airport Alexander Bay, South Africa (ALJ / FAAB)
L├╝deritz Airport Luderitz, South Africa (LUD / FYLZ)
Queenstown Airport Queenstown, South Africa (UTW)
OR Tambo International Airport Johannesburg, South Africa (JNB / FAOR)

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