Time Zones

The earth is divided into 24 time zones. Each zone is 15 degrees longitude in width and observes a clock time one hour earlier than the zone immediately to the east. Ask questions here about time differences between different areas of the world.

21,919 Questions
Time Zones

How many times does 6 go into 24?

4 times
6 goes into 24 four times.

Time Zones

How many hours is Jakarta ahead of ny?

It is exactly half a day ahead which is twelve hours.

Jokes and Riddles
Time Zones

The more you take the more you leave behind?


Time Zones

What is o'clock short for?

Of The Clock

New York
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How many hours ahead is New York from Arizona?

New York is two hours ahead of Arizona. If it is 3 P.M. in Arizona it will be 5 P.M. in New York.

During Daylight Saving Time (mid-March through early November), New York is three hours ahead of most of Arizona (everywhere except the Navaho Nation).

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Los Angeles

What time zone is 3 hours behind California?

It depends on what you mean by "behind."

If you mean the time zone where the clock is three hours behind California, then it would be the "Eastern" time zone - when it's 7 pm in San Francisco, it's 10 pm in New York.

If you mean the time zone where it will be noon three hours after noon in San Francisco, then it's the "Pacific Ocean" time zone - when it's 7 pm in San Francisco, it's 4 pm in American Samoa. In other words, America is 3 hours "behind" San Francisco.

The time zones that are three hours behind Pacific Standard Time (UTC-8) are American Samoa Standard Time and Niue Time (UTC-11).

The time zones that are three hours behind Pacific Daylight Saving Time (UTC-7) are Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time, Tahiti Time and Cook Islands Time (UTC-10).

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Flight Times

What time is BA099 arriving in Toronto this evening?

Estimated Gate Arrival at 7:01 PM.

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What time is noon EDT in California?

There is three hours difference, therefore if it is noon EDT, then it would be 9 am in California.

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What are the 6 time zones in the US called?

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation (49 CFR Subtitle A, Part 71: Standard Time Zone Boundries), the nine times zones of the U.S. are...

  • Atlantic Zone (AST, UTC-4)
  • Eastern Zone (EST/EDT; UTC-5/UTC-4)
  • Central Zone (CST/CDT; UTC-6/UTC-5)
  • Mountain Zone (MST/MDT; UTC-7/UTC-6)
  • Pacific Zone (PST/PDT; UTC-8/UTC-7)
  • Alaska Zone (AKST/AKDT; UTC-9/UTC-8)
  • Hawaii-Aleutian Zone (HAST/HADT; UTC-10/UTC-9)
  • Samoa Zone (SST; UTC-11)
  • Chamorro Zone (ChST; UTC+10)

Some sources also show time zone information for the U.S. possessions of Wake Island (UTC+12) and Baker and Howland Islands (UTC-12), but these are not mentioned in the 2010 revision of the official document.

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The Difference Between

What is the difference between 17 and 8?

Difference is a mathematical term, meaning the solution to a subtraction problem. Therefore, the question is asking: What is 17 minus 8?

The answer is 9.

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If its 12 00 noon is it am or pm?

It's neither, 12 noon and 12 midnight are just that although there are a lot of illiterates in positions where they should know better!)

Time Zones
The Difference Between

What is the time difference between AST and GMT?

There are two time zones abbreviated AST.

GMT is four hours ahead of Atlantic Standard Time.

Arabia Standard Time is three hours ahead of GMT.

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Is Denver on the same time zone as Utah?

yes, same time zone. see:

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Math and Arithmetic

What is 6 times 7 times 0?

The answer to this mathematical equation is zero(0).

Time Zones

What is the time difference between Newfoundland and Se London England?

The U. K. is ahead of Newfoundland by...

  • 3½ hrs. from the 1st Sun. of Nov. until the 2nd Sun. of Mar.
  • 2½ hrs. from 2nd Sun. of Mar. until the last Sun. of Mar.
  • 3½ hrs. from the last Sun. of Mar. until the last Sun. of Oct.
  • 2½ hrs. from the last Sun. of Oct. until the 1st Sun. of Nov.
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What is 7.30AM EDT in GMT?


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What is 1430 in bst time?

14.30 where in the world - need that reference to tell you what time it is in London

New York
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What time is 12 PM Central Time in the Eastern Time Zone?

Noon Central Time is 1 PM Eastern Time. Eastern Time is one hour ahead of Central Time.

The mainland U.S. has four time zones (Alaska and Hawaii each have their own time zones, which makes a total of 6 different time zones for the U.S.).

From west to east, the mainland U.S.'s time zones are: Pacific Time, Mountain Time, Central Time and Eastern Time. Each is one hour later than the last. For example, if it's 3 PM Pacific Time, then it's 4 PM Mountain Time, 5 PM Central Time and 6 PM Eastern Time.

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Sunrise and Sunset Times

What time does the sunrise in ca?

The time of sunrise and sunset is very dependent on the date and exact location. A difference of 15 miles can change the time of sunrise or sunset by a minute. Please re-post your question with a city name or zip code.

You can easily calculate the time of sunrise or sunset by visiting the web site of the U.S. Naval Observatory at

Earth Sciences
Time Zones

What month does the whole world have the same time?

No month - this is impossible unless you are stood on the North or South Pole when you are in all time zones at the same time

Time Zones

What time is noon EDT in Utah?

Utah is in the MDT time zone, which is 2 hours behind the EDT time zone, so noon EDT would be 10:00 AM in Utah.

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Lake Tahoe

What time zone is Lake Tahoe in?

It's in the Pacific time zone. It lies on the California-Nevada border; both of those states are on Pacific time except for a small part of Nevada adjacent to Utah.

Pacific standard time is UTC-9 hours, and Pacific daylight time is UTC-8 hours.

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North America
Clocks and Watches

Is there a time zone conversion chart for United States into Japan time zone?

It depends on where in the US you're converting from.. I'll leave a related link.

As an example, if we went with EST which is Tuesday 2:58 a.m. then in Japan it is Tuesday 4:58 p.m. (JST)

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Why is the standard time important?

Originally it allowed rail roads to publish a single standard train schedule that could be used anywhere along their lines without having to account for differing local solar times in every town. Thus it was called "Rail Road Standard Time".

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US Army

Which time is 1530 hours in military time am or pm?

It would be 3:30 PM.


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