South American time zones:

VET – Venezuelan Standard Time

Current time in Caracas

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 4:59:18 AM VET

Caracas is on VET 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 - 4:30 hours

VET is 4 hours and 30 minutes behind of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

Time zone abbreviations: VET, HLV

Full name is Venezuelan Standard Time
HLV – Hora Legal de Venezuela (Spanish)

Email time zone indicator: -0430

An email sent from someone in the VET time zone will have the time zone listed as "-0430" in the headers of the email. (However, "-0430" does not have to be in VET, 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 VET observed?

VET is used all year

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in VET

Other time zones in South America

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

Time zones in other regions

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