Indian Ocean time zones:

IOT – Indian Chagos Time

Current time in Diego Garcia

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 2:45:27 PM IOT

Diego Garcia is on IOT all of year 2017

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Time zone offset: UTC + 6 hours

IOT is 6 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

Time zone abbreviation: IOT

Full name is Indian Chagos Time

Email time zone indicator: +0600

An email sent from someone in the IOT time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0600" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0600" does not have to be in IOT, 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 IOT observed?

IOT is used all year

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in IOT

Other time zones in Indian Ocean

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Time zones in other regions

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