Asian time zones:

PKT – Pakistan Standard Time

Current time in Karachi

Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 2:27:24 AM PKT

Karachi is on PKT all of year 2017

Find local time and time zone for a location

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Time zone offset: UTC + 5 hours

PKT is 5 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

Time zone abbreviation: PKT

Full name is Pakistan Standard Time

Email time zone indicator: +0500

An email sent from someone in the PKT time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0500" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0500" does not have to be in PKT, 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 PKT observed?

PKT is used all year

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in PKT

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