Local time in North Korea
The time in North Korea is 9 hours ahead of UTC and 13 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.
Details for the time in North Korea
|Timezone||Korea Standard Time (KST)|
|Olson timezone name||Asia/Pyongyang|
|Time difference||13 hours ahead of Ashburn|
|9 hours ahead of UTC|
North Korea Daylight Saving time (DST)North Korea does not observe daylight savings.
North Korea uses Korea Standard Time KST. KST is UTC +0900. North Korea’s latitude and longitude is 40° 0′ N and 127° 0′ E. Therefore being nine hours ahead of UTC is suitable for North Korea. Considering its high latitude one would expect that the country has a use for daylight savings time but DST isn’t observed in North Korea. It is a strange and dangerous country. Even if you could you shouldn’t go there.