South American time zones:

COT – Colombia Time

Current time in Bogota

Sunday, July 23, 2017 at 5:54:47 PM COT

Bogota is on COT 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 - 5 hours

COT is 5 hours behind of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

Time zone abbreviation: COT

Full name is Colombia Time

Email time zone indicator: -0500

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

COT is used all year

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in COT

Other time zones in South America

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