Local time in South Korea
The time in South 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 South Korea
|Timezone||Korea Standard Time (KST)|
|Olson timezone name||Asia/Seoul|
|Time difference||13 hours ahead of Ashburn|
|9 hours ahead of UTC|
South Korea Daylight Saving time (DST)South Korea does not observe daylight savings.
South Korea uses Korea Standard Time KST. KST is UTC +0900. South Korea’s latitude and longitude is 37° 33′ N and 126° 58′ E. Therefore being nine hours ahead of UTC is a bit much for South Korea but not unsuitable. Considering its high latitude one would expect that the country has a small use for daylight savings time but DST isn’t observed in South Korea.