Articles About Time Zone (21)
UTC – The World's Time Standard
Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) is the basis for civil time today. This 24-hour time standard is kept using highly precise atomic clocks combined with the Earth's rotation.
UTC & GMT – Same Difference?
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is often interchanged or confused with Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). But GMT is a time zone and UTC is a time standard.
What Is a Time Zone?
A time zone refers to any region where the same standard time is kept. Interactive Time Zone Map for current time zones worldwide.
What Are Longitudes and Latitudes?
Cartographers and geographers divide the Earth into longitudes and latitudes in order to locate points on the globe.
GMT or BST in the UK?
The UK is not on Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) all year. During Daylight Saving Time the correct time zone is British Summer Time (BST).
What Is the International Date Line (IDL)?
The International Date Line (IDL) is an imaginary line on Earth's surface located at about 180 degrees east (or west) of the Greenwich Meridian.
Time Zones in Indiana
In Indiana, USA, there are are two time zones: Central Time and Eastern Time. All counties set their clocks one hour to and from Daylight Saving Time (DST) twice a year. Indiana time zone map with local time in each county.
What Is Standard Time?
Standard time is also known as winter time or normal time in some countries.
Half Hour and 45-Minute Time Zones
While most time zones differ from Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) by a number of full hours, some time zones have 30-minute or 45-minute offsets.
Daylight Saving Time and Time Zones in Europe
When does Daylight Saving Time start and end in Europe? How many time zones are there?
Why UTC – not CUT?
The abbreviation for Coordinated Universal Time is UTC. Why is it not abbreviated as “CUT” or “TUC”?
Australia's Time Zones
Australia has multiple time zones. Some of them are half-hour and quarter-hour time zones. Not all states and territories use Daylight Saving Time (DST).
No DST in Most of Arizona
Most of the US state of Arizona does not use Daylight Saving Time (DST). The exception is the Navajo Nation.
What Is Universal Time?
Universal Time is a solar time standard used in astronomy and to define time on Earth. How is it measured? What's the difference between UT, UT0, UT1, UT2, and UTC?
Why Do We Have Time Zones?
The expansion of transport and communication during the 19th century created a need for a unified time-keeping system, and time zones were introduced.
What is Internet Time, and how to convert between the time zones and beats.
39 New Years in 2021
Toast the New Year 39 times with our new year countdown. 26 hours after the first bottle pops on Kiritimati in the Pacific, Baker Island greets the New Year.
What Is a Time Zone?
The term time zone can be used to describe several different things.
UK Time Zone History
The United Kingdom started using Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) as its standard time in 1880. It remained the base of civil time in the world until 1972.
Canada’s Time Zones
timeanddate.com provides information on Canada’s time zones.
The Sun is Setting on DST in the EU
The European Parliament wants to remove Daylight Saving Time (DST) in the European Union. What does that mean for the countries in Europe? And what about Brexit?