World Time Zones and Related Information
Welcome to the FYI Center for world time zones and related information on time zone names, representative locations, current date and time, Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) offsets, time zone converter, etc.
Current Date and Time of Major Cities
This local time calculator helps you to calculate a local date and time for a selected location in the world. Locations are sorted by country. Daylight Saving Time (DST) adjustments are included in the conversion.
The list of current local date and time in each time zone region represented by the largest city within the region. 333 local time zone regions are defined in the tz database (or zoneinfo database). Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) offset of each region is also included.
Having trouble to convert time to local time zones when scheduling a tele-conference? Use our local time converter helping you to convert a local date and time from one location to another location in the world. Daylight Saving Time (DST) adjustments are included in the conversion.
Having trouble to convert time to local time zones when scheduling a tele-conference? Use our local time converter helping you to convert a local date and time from one time zone to another time zone in the world. Daylight Saving Time (DST) adjustments are included in the conversion.
World map of regional time zones defined in the tz database, also called the zoneinfo database. Each local time zone region in the world is named after a representative location in that region. For example, "America/New_York" is the local time zone region represented by the city of New York.
The complete list of 333 regional time zones in the world in the tz database (or zoneinfo database). Name, location, country code and current date and time of each time zone are included in the list. The representative location of each time zone is specified by its longitude and latitude coordinates.
What to know how many official time zones are there in the world? The list of official time zones in the world defined in terms of offsets from the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). Current local standard time based the offset of the time zone is displayed with no Daylight Saving Time (DST) adjustment.
World map of 39 standard time zones defined in terms of offsets from the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). For example, the standard time zone for Japan is defined as UTC+09:00. Most standard time zones match borders of countries who are using the time zone.
Daylight Saving Time (DST), also called Summer Time, is to move the clock forward by one, 1, hour during the summer time so that afternoons have more daylight. The main reason of using DST is to give longer afternoons benefiting sports, stores, restaurants, other activities after working hours.
GMT (Greenwich Mean Time) is a timescale based on the position of the Sun observed at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, London. UT (Universal Time) is a timescale based on the rotation of the Earth. UTC (Coordinated Universal Time) is a timescale based on a caesium atomic clock that synchronised with UT. Today, UTC is the time standard by which the world regulates clocks and time.
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