Asian time zones:

KST – Korea Standard Time

Current time in Seoul

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 5:48:17 PM KST

Seoul is on KST all of year 2017

Find local time and time zone for a location

We recommend looking up by location name, not time zone name.

Time zone offset: UTC + 9 hours

KST is 9 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

Time zone abbreviation: KST

Full name is Korea Standard Time

Email time zone indicator: +0900

An email sent from someone in the KST time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0900" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0900" does not have to be in KST, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

For actual dates DST might be observed, look at the examples below

Where and when is KST observed?

KST is used all year

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in KST

Other time zones in Asia

Go directly through the links below, or see the Asia time zone list

Time zones in other regions

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