Paris: Formula One's governing body the FIA approved on Friday the 20-race calendar for next season after a meeting at their Paris headquarters.
The 2013 season follows this year's calendar in terms of the number of races, with one newcomer, the Grand Prix of America on the Jersey shore opposite New York City on June 16, although its inclusion has still to be confirmed by the FIA.
It is scheduled to replace the European Grand Prix on the streets of Spanish city Valencia.
2013 Formula One calendar:
March 17: Australian GP - Melbourne
March 24: Malaysian GP - Sepang
April 14: Chinese GP - Shanghai
April 21: Bahrain GP - Sakhir
May 12: Spanish GP - Barcelona
May 26 - Monaco GP
June 9 - Canadian GP - Montreal
June 16: Grand Prix of America - New Jersey
June 30: British GP - Silverstone
July 14: German GP - Nurburgring
July 28: Hungarian GP - Budapest
August 25: Belgian GP - Spa-Francorchamps
September 8: Italian GP - Monza
September 22: Singapore GP - Marina Bay
October 6: South Korean GP - Yeongam
October 13: Japanese GP - Suzuka
October 27: Indian GP - New Delhi
November 3: Abu Dhabi GP - Yas Marina
November 17: United States GP - Austin
November 24: Brazilian GP - Sao Paulo