Western Sahara Flag SVGWestern Sahara Country Codes

Western Sahara is identified by various country codes. The ISO 3166-1-Alpha-2 code, commonly referred to as the 2-letter country code for Western Sahara, is EH, while the ISO 3166-1-Alpha-3 code, known as the 3-letter country code, is ESH. Similarly, the ISO 3166-1 numeric code for Western Sahara is 732. When connecting via phone, the dialing code for Western Sahara is +212, which is essential for initiating calls to phone numbers in Western Sahara. Online, websites in Western Sahara are distinguished by the top-level domain (TLD) .eh, indicating their geographic origin. The currency utilized in Western Sahara is the Moroccan Dirham, denoted by the currency alphabetic code MAD. Commonly known as the Moroccan Dirham, it is the primary currency for transactions within the country.

For a comprehensive reference encompassing major country codes, currency codes, and timezones relevant to Western Sahara, please refer the tables below:

Country details

Formal name-
Sub regionNorthern Africa

ISO Codes

ISO 3166-1 Alpha-2EH
ISO 3166-1 Alpha-3ESH
ISO 3166-1 Numeric732

Dialing Code

Dialing code+212

Other Country Codes

Top Level Domain.eh
License plate codeME
UN m49 code732
GAUL code268
MARC codess
WMO code EH
IOC code-
EDGAR codeU5
GS1 GTIN code-

Currency Codes

CurencyAlphabetic codeNumeric code
Moroccan DirhamMAD504


TimezoneOffset UTCOffset DSTTime
Africa / El_Aaiun+01:00+00:00

Neighbouring countries

CountryCapitalISO codesDialing codeTLD
Flag of AlgeriaAlgeriaAlgiersDZ / DZA+213.dz
Flag of MauritaniaMauritaniaNouakchottMR / MRT+222.mr
Flag of MoroccoMoroccoRabatMA / MAR+212.ma



Western Sahara is situated in Northern Africa, which is a subregion of the continent of Africa.

El-Aaiun serves as the capital of Western Sahara.

The ISO 3166-1-Alpha-2, or two-letter country code, for Western Sahara is EH, while the ISO 3166-1-Alpha-3, or three-letter country code, is ESH, and the ISO 3166-1 numeric code is 732. ISO, the International Organization for Standardization, is a global federation of national standards bodies.

The dialing code for Western Sahara is +212.

The top-level domain (TLD) for Western Sahara-specific internet addresses ends with .eh.

The currency code of Western Sahara includes the currency alphabetic code MAD and the currency numeric code 504. The currency is referred to as the Moroccan Dirham. ISO 4217 is a standard published by the International Organization for Standardization, defining alpha codes and numeric codes for representing currencies and providing information about the relationships between individual currencies and their minor units.

The license plate code for Western Sahara is ME.

The UN M49 code for Western Sahara is 732. UN M49, or the Standard Country or Area Codes for Statistical Use, is a standard used by the United Nations for statistical purposes.

The GAUL code for Western Sahara is 268. GAUL, or the Global Administrative Unit Layers, is a spatial database of administrative units for all countries worldwide. It is a project of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

The MARC code for Western Sahara is ss. MARC, or machine-readable cataloging standards, are a set of digital formats for describing items cataloged by libraries, such as books, DVDs, and digital resources.

The FIPS code for Western Sahara is WI. FIPS, or Federal Information Processing Standards, are publicly announced standards developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology for use in computer systems by non-military American government agencies and government contractors.

The WMO code for Western Sahara is  EH. WMO, or the World Meteorological Organization, is a specialized agency of the United Nations responsible for promoting international cooperation on atmospheric science, climatology, hydrology, and geophysics.

The EDGAR code for Western Sahara is U5. EDGAR, or the Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system, performs automated collection, validation, indexing, acceptance, and forwarding of submissions by companies and others who are required by law to file forms with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

The FIFA code for Western Sahara is SAH. FIFA, or Fédration Internationale de Football Association (International Federation of Association Football), assigns a three-letter country code to each of its member and non-member countries as name abbreviations for countries and dependent areas in official competitions.

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