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Metronome, a public art installation showing the time in New York City
.The Eastern Time Zone (ET) of the Western Hemisphere  – also known as North American Eastern Standard Time (NAEST)  – is a time zone that falls mostly along the east coast of North America and the west coast of South America.^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
  • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

^ Halifax - during winter Other time zones in North America .
  • AST – Atlantic Standard Time 12 September 2009 8:08 UTC www.timeanddate.com [Source type: News]

^ New Zealand Standard Time zone .
  • RefTimezones < AppLogic27 < Wiki 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC doc.3tera.com [Source type: News]

.Its UTC time offset is −5 hrs (UTC-05) during standard time and -4 hrs (UTC-04) during daylight saving time.^ Arizona doesn't have daylight savings time.

^ The GMT is -7 during Daylight Saving Time during the summer and the GMT is -8 during the winter months.
  • Time Zones, World Time Zones and Free Time Zone Map 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC aglobalworld.com [Source type: News]

^ Its time offset is UTC-5 during standard time and UTC-4 during daylight saving time.
  • GMT - 5:00 Eastern Standard Time - WakeUpLand.com - Wake Up Calls, Reminder Calls 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.wakeupland.com [Source type: General]
  • nUbuntu - forum time... 12 September 2009 8:08 UTC forums.nubuntu.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The clock time in this zone is based on the mean solar time of the 75th meridian west of the Greenwich Observatory.^ Draw a clock above each time zone in Russia.
  • Time Zone Activity 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.ncsu.edu [Source type: General]

^ Time zones in Windows are based on Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).
  • Time Zone Change 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.itap.purdue.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ All time zones are relative to Greenwich Mean Time , as measured in Greenwich , England .
  • Time zone@Everything2.com 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC everything2.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Time zone@Everything2.com 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.In the United States and Canada, this time zone is generally called Eastern Time (ET).^ US/Eastern time zone .

^ What time zone is EET: Eastern European Time in?

^ What time is it in Eastern Time Zone / Current time .
  • ET: Eastern Time (USA & Canada).  What is the time now in EST / EDT? 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC wwp.greenwichmeantime.com [Source type: News]
  • ET: Eastern Time (USA & Canada).  What is the time now in EST / EDT? 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC wwp.coordinated-universal-time.com [Source type: News]
  • ET: Eastern Time (USA & Canada).  What is the time now in EST / EDT? 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC wwp.eastern-standard-time.com [Source type: News]
  • ET: Eastern Time (USA & Canada).  What is the time now in EST / EDT? 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC wwp.united-states-usa.com [Source type: News]

.Specifically, it is Eastern Standard Time (EST) when observing standard time (winter), and Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) when observing daylight saving time (summer).^ The portions of Indiana in the Eastern Time Zone previously did not observe Daylight Saving Time.
  • U.S. Time Zone Map - Time Zone Map of the United States 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC geography.about.com [Source type: News]

^ Re: Daylight saving time [modified] .
  • DateTime Values according to the remote time zone - CodeProject 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.codeproject.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Daylight Saving Time is observed in the following Australian states: .
  • 18322: Australia, New Zealand Time Zone and Daylight Saving Time (DST) update. 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.good.com [Source type: News]

.The 1966 Uniform Time Act in the USA meant that EDT was instituted on the last Sunday in April, starting in 1966, throughout most of the USA.[1] EST would be re-instituted on the last Sunday in October.^ The 1966 act set the beginning date for the "last week in April" and the ending date as the "last Sunday in October."
  • What Time is it in Indiana? 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.mccsc.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Uniform Time Act of 1966 and Pub.
  • govpulse | Standard Time Zone Boundary in Southwest Indiana 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC govpulse.us [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • govpulse | Standard Time Zone Boundary in Pulaski County, IN 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC govpulse.us [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Standard Time Zone Boundary in the State of Indiana | Federal Register Environmental Documents | USEPA 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.epa.gov [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Standard Time Zone Boundary in Pulaski County, IN | Federal Register Environmental Documents | USEPA 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.epa.gov [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Delaware and the U.S. in general is on daylight saving time (one hour ahead) from the first Sunday in April @ 2am until the last Sunday in October @ 2am.
  • Time Zone Information 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.cis.udel.edu [Source type: News]

.The act was amended to make the first Sunday in April the beginning of EDT as of 1987.[1] The Energy Policy Act of 2005 extended daylight saving time in the U.S. beginning in 2007. The local time changes at 02:00 EST to 03:00 EDT on the second Sunday in March and returns at 02:00 EDT to 01:00 EST on the first Sunday in November[1].^ Re: Daylight saving time [modified] .
  • DateTime Values according to the remote time zone - CodeProject 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.codeproject.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Does EDT change for daylight saving?

^ Daylight Saving Time is four weeks longer since 2007 due to the passage of the Energy Policy Act in 2005.
  • Daylight Saving Time - Overview of Daylight Saving Time 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC geography.about.com [Source type: News]

In Canada, the time changes as it does in the U.S.[2]

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North America

North American Eastern Time Zone (shown in the furthest right yellow)

Canada

In Canada, the following provinces and territories are part of the Eastern Time Zone:

United States

.In the United States, 17 states and the District of Columbia are entirely located within the Eastern Time zone, while another six are split between the Eastern and Central time zones.^ US/Eastern time zone .

^ What time is it in Eastern Time Zone / Current time .
  • ET: Eastern Time (USA & Canada).  What is the time now in EST / EDT? 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC wwp.greenwichmeantime.com [Source type: News]
  • ET: Eastern Time (USA & Canada).  What is the time now in EST / EDT? 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC wwp.coordinated-universal-time.com [Source type: News]
  • ET: Eastern Time (USA & Canada).  What is the time now in EST / EDT? 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC wwp.eastern-standard-time.com [Source type: News]
  • ET: Eastern Time (USA & Canada).  What is the time now in EST / EDT? 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC wwp.united-states-usa.com [Source type: News]

^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
  • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

These states and Washington, D.C. observe only Eastern Time:
The exact specification for the location of time zones and the dividing line between zones is set forth in the Code of Federal Regulations at 49 CFR 71.[3]
These six states are split between Eastern and Central time:
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  • Alabama: The entire state is officially in the Central Time Zone.^ Eastern time zone to central time?
    • Eastern time zone to central time? - Yahoo! Answers 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC answers.yahoo.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The parts of these states not in the Eastern Standard Time Zone are in the Central Standard Time Zone.
    • What is the difference between Indian Standard Time and US Eastern Time ? - Yahoo! Answers India 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC in.answers.yahoo.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Geography Which states are divided by time zone?
    • Which states are divided by time zone? 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC geography.about.com [Source type: General]

    .However, a handful of communities unofficially observe Eastern Time because they are part of the Columbus, Georgia metropolitan area - Phenix City, Smiths Station, Lanett, and Valley.^ The government of Phenix City — as well as those of Smiths Station in Lee County and Valley and Lanett in Chambers County — observes Eastern time.
    • Parts of Eastern Alabama split between 2 time zones 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC legacy.decaturdaily.com [Source type: News]

    ^ On the East Coast towns in eastern Alabama, including Smiths Station, Lanett, and Valley, observe Eastern Time, although they are officially in the Central Time Zone.
    • Are Time Zone wars on the horizon? | NetworkWorld.com Community 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC napps.networkworld.com [Source type: News]

    ^ Not all areas in the Eastern Time Zone observe Daylight Saving Time .

    [4]
  • .
  • Florida: All of Florida is in the Eastern Time zone except for the portion of the Florida panhandle west of the Apalachicola River.^ What time zone is EET: Eastern European Time in?

    ^ They also have an Eastern time zone which is on the same time as Florida.
    • I live in Florida, which time zone, would that be eastern U.S. Canada ? - Yahoo! Answers 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC answers.yahoo.com [Source type: General]

    ^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
    • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

    .As the Eastern-Central zone boundary approaches the Gulf of Mexico, it follows the Bay/Gulf county line.^ Eighty counties are in the Eastern Time Zone and 12 are in the Central Time Zone.
    • Indiana from A-Z 12 September 2009 8:08 UTC www.geocities.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Difference eastern and central time zone?
    • WikiAnswers - If you travel from eastern standard time zone to the central standard time zone you must adjust your watch what do you need to do it 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC wiki.answers.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Boundary line between eastern and central zones.
    • Standard Time Zone Boundary in the State of Indiana | Federal Register Environmental Documents | USEPA 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.epa.gov [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • Standard Time Zone Boundary in Pulaski County, IN | Federal Register Environmental Documents | USEPA 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.epa.gov [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .There is some discrepancy whether or not the Dry Tortugas are in the Eastern or Central Time Zone.^ What time zone is EET: Eastern European Time in?

    ^ Some counties get OK to move back to Eastern Time zone .
    • Some counties get OK to move back to Eastern Time zone » Evansville Courier & Press 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.courierpress.com [Source type: General]

    ^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
    • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

    .Some sources claim the Eastern Time Zone, while others claim Central Time Zone.^ What time zone is EET: Eastern European Time in?

    ^ Some counties get OK to move back to Eastern Time zone .
    • Some counties get OK to move back to Eastern Time zone » Evansville Courier & Press 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.courierpress.com [Source type: General]

    ^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
    • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

    .Either way the Dry Tortugas lie near the boundary of the two time zones.
  • Indiana: All of Indiana observes Eastern Time except for six northwestern counties in the Chicago metropolitan area and six southern counties in the Evansville metropolitan area.^ What time zone is EET: Eastern European Time in?

    ^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
    • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Eighty counties are in the Eastern Time Zone and 12 are in the Central Time Zone.
    • Indiana from A-Z 12 September 2009 8:08 UTC www.geocities.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .
    • Until 2006, the portions of Indiana within the Eastern Time Zone observed Eastern Standard Time year-round—except that five counties near Cincinnati and Louisville customarily observed Eastern Daylight Time despite legally being on Eastern Standard Time.^ Some counties get OK to move back to Eastern Time zone .
      • Some counties get OK to move back to Eastern Time zone » Evansville Courier & Press 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.courierpress.com [Source type: General]

      ^ TRUE is the time zone observes daylight savings time.
      • RDOTimezone object 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.dimastr.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

      ^ The time zone issue has been a hot topic in Indiana for many years.
      • Group Makes Push For Central Time Zone Switch - Indiana News Story - WRTV Indianapolis 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.theindychannel.com [Source type: News]

      .See Time in Indiana.
  • Kentucky: Roughly, the eastern half of the state, including all of metropolitan Louisville is in the Eastern Time Zone and the western half is in the Central Time Zone; however, the boundary is not a neat "north-south" line but runs northwest-southeast.
  • Michigan: All of Michigan observes Eastern Time except the four westernmost counties, in the Upper Peninsula along the border with Wisconsin, which observe Central Time - Gogebic, Iron, Dickinson, Menominee.^ Some counties get OK to move back to Eastern Time zone .
    • Some counties get OK to move back to Eastern Time zone » Evansville Courier & Press 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.courierpress.com [Source type: General]

    ^ See also the world time zone map .
    • U.S. Time Zones 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC aa.usno.navy.mil [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
    • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

    .Historically the entire state observed Central Time.^ Neighboring States observe both Eastern and Central time.
    • govpulse | Standard Time Zone Boundary in Pulaski County, IN 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC govpulse.us [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • Standard Time Zone Boundary in Pulaski County, IN | Federal Register Environmental Documents | USEPA 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.epa.gov [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Neighboring States observe both eastern and central time.
    • Standard Time Zone Boundary in the State of Indiana | Federal Register Environmental Documents | USEPA 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.epa.gov [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ The entire state observes daylight savings time .
    • Indiana from A-Z 12 September 2009 8:08 UTC www.geocities.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .When Daylight Saving Time was first introduced, the Lower Peninsula remained on DST after it formally ended, effectively re-aligning itself into the Eastern Time Zone.^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
    • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

    ^ TRUE is the time zone observes daylight savings time.
    • RDOTimezone object 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.dimastr.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Re: Daylight saving time [modified] .
    • DateTime Values according to the remote time zone - CodeProject 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.codeproject.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .The Upper Peninsula continued to observe Central Time until 1972, when all but the four counties noted changed to Eastern Time.
  • Tennessee: The eastern third of Tennessee is in the Eastern Time Zone.^ Some counties get OK to move back to Eastern Time zone .
    • Some counties get OK to move back to Eastern Time zone » Evansville Courier & Press 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.courierpress.com [Source type: General]

    ^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
    • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Eighty counties are in the Eastern Time Zone and 12 are in the Central Time Zone.
    • Indiana from A-Z 12 September 2009 8:08 UTC www.geocities.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    The area is roughly but not entirely coextensive with the region formally known as "East Tennessee".
.Eastern Time is also used somewhat as a de facto official time for all of the United States, since it includes the capital (Washington, D.C.), the largest city (New York City), and approximately half the country's population.^ All times are Eastern United States.
  • Investors.com - Page not found 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.investors.com [Source type: General]

^ Time Zone Time zone and current times for all of the United States and Canada including ...
  • American Time Zones - Web - WebCrawler 12 September 2009 8:08 UTC www.webcrawler.com [Source type: News]

^ The Samoa Time Zone includes the island of Samoa, which is a territory of the United States.
  • Time Zones, World Time Zones and Free Time Zone Map 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC aglobalworld.com [Source type: News]

.National media organizations will often report when events happened or are scheduled to happen in Eastern Time even if they occurred in another time zone, and TV schedules are also almost always posted in Eastern Time.^ What time zone is EET: Eastern European Time in?

^ They also have an Eastern time zone which is on the same time as Florida.
  • I live in Florida, which time zone, would that be eastern U.S. Canada ? - Yahoo! Answers 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC answers.yahoo.com [Source type: General]

^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
  • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

.Major professional sports leagues also post all game times in Eastern time, even if both teams are from the same time zone, outside of Eastern Time.^ They also have an Eastern time zone which is on the same time as Florida.
  • I live in Florida, which time zone, would that be eastern U.S. Canada ? - Yahoo! Answers 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC answers.yahoo.com [Source type: General]

^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
  • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

^ Eastern time zone to central time?
  • Eastern time zone to central time? - Yahoo! Answers 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC answers.yahoo.com [Source type: General]

.For example a game time between two teams from Pacific Time Zone will still be posted in Eastern time (for example, one may see "Seattle at Los Angeles" with "10:00 pm" posted as the start time for the game, often without even clarifying the time is posted in Eastern time).^ See also the world time zone map .
  • U.S. Time Zones 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC aa.usno.navy.mil [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
  • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

^ Eastern time zone to central time?
  • Eastern time zone to central time? - Yahoo! Answers 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC answers.yahoo.com [Source type: General]

.Most cable channels advertise airing times in Eastern time, sometimes including either Central or Pacific time, depending on whether there is a separate western feed.^ Eastern time zone to central time?
  • Eastern time zone to central time? - Yahoo! Answers 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC answers.yahoo.com [Source type: General]

^ Compare eastern and central time?
  • WikiAnswers - If you travel from eastern standard time zone to the central standard time zone you must adjust your watch what do you need to do it 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC wiki.answers.com [Source type: General]

^ Difference eastern and central time zone?
  • WikiAnswers - If you travel from eastern standard time zone to the central standard time zone you must adjust your watch what do you need to do it 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC wiki.answers.com [Source type: General]

.If there is a separate western feed, it generally airs the same programming delayed by three hours, in which case a program may be advertised as 8PM "Eastern and Pacific."^ Eastern Standard time zone three hours before it began in the Pacific Standard time zone.
  • Time Zone Resource in OWL 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.w3.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Restarting may not be possible at the time, so a short-term workaround (for only some cases) is to set the OS timezone back 1 hour.
  • MySQL :: MySQL 5.4 Reference Manual :: 9.7 MySQL Server Time Zone Support 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.ncsu.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ If a cable network is lucky, they will have separate feeds for Pacific and for Hawaii, but that still means that the Mountain Time Zone may see programming an hour later or three hours earlier.
  • A Simple Guide to TV Time Zone Conversion: What Time Shows Come on Across the U.S.A., Canada and the Caribbean 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC primetimetv.suite101.com [Source type: General]

.Those in the Mountain time zone will see the program at 9PM (assuming they receive the west feed) and those in Central time zone will see it at 7PM (assuming they receive the east feed).^ See also the world time zone map .
  • U.S. Time Zones 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC aa.usno.navy.mil [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Difference eastern and central time zone?
  • WikiAnswers - If you travel from eastern standard time zone to the central standard time zone you must adjust your watch what do you need to do it 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC wiki.answers.com [Source type: General]

^ Yeah, it's 9pm for the Eastern time zone.
  • (11/12)-07-09 Yomi tournament [Archive] - Sirlin.net Forums 12 September 2009 8:08 UTC forums.sirlin.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

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Mexico

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  • Quintana Roo: this eastern state followed EST for an almost-17-year period (1982 to some time in 1998).^ All times are Eastern United States.
    • Investors.com - Page not found 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.investors.com [Source type: General]

    ^ 'Indiana Time' is Eastern Standard Time [EST], with some exceptions.
    • What Time is it in Indiana? 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.mccsc.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ USA Time Zone Map- 12 HOUR FORMAT Time mode: 24 hours or 12 hours (AM/PM) See Time map for State of Indiana Time map for Canada     Time map for Mexico     Time map for Caribbean / Central America .
    • USA time zones map with current local time 12 hour format 12 September 2009 8:08 UTC www.worldtimezone.com [Source type: News]

    [See http://www.diputados.gob.mx/bibliot/publica/inveyana/polisoc/horver/capitulo5.htm ](Spanish)

Central America

The countries that use Eastern Time Zone include:

Caribbean

The following western Caribbean nations and territories in the Eastern Time Zone are:
.The eastern Caribbean islands are in the Atlantic Time Zone (UTC-4), sometimes called Eastern Caribbean Time Zone.^ What time zone is EET: Eastern European Time in?

^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
  • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

^ Eastern time zone to central time?
  • Eastern time zone to central time? - Yahoo! Answers 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC answers.yahoo.com [Source type: General]

.This time zone includes the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.^ L. 106-564 designated Chamorro Time as the name of the time zone for Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands.
  • United States Time Zones 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.statoids.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ EXACT SAME TIME as Santo Domingo(Domincan Republic), Aruba, and San Juan(Puerto Rico)!
  • Indiana - Central Time Zone 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.kiva.net [Source type: News]

^ The Hawaii-Aleutian Time Zone includes the state of Hawaii and the Aleutian Islands - which are to the west of Alaska.
  • Time Zones, World Time Zones and Free Time Zone Map 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC aglobalworld.com [Source type: News]

.Atlantic/Eastern Caribbean Time is one hour ahead of Eastern Time.^ (GMT is also referred to as Coordinated Universal Time or UTC.) NOTE: If your area is in Daylight Saving/Summer time, the Time Zone Offset referenced will be one hour less.
  • Convert GMT to Local Time 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.icons.umd.edu [Source type: News]

^ USA Time Zone Map- 12 HOUR FORMAT Time mode: 24 hours or 12 hours (AM/PM) See Time map for State of Indiana Time map for Canada     Time map for Mexico     Time map for Caribbean / Central America .
  • USA time zones map with current local time 12 hour format 12 September 2009 8:08 UTC www.worldtimezone.com [Source type: News]

^ For example UTC / GMT time zone to USA zones: Central or Mountain, Pacific or Eastern, Atlantic or Hawaiian.
  • Time Zone Calculator - Free software downloads and software reviews - CNET Download.com 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC download.cnet.com [Source type: General]

.The Eastern/Atlantic time zone boundary divides the island of Hispaniola, with Haiti on Eastern Time and the Dominican Republic on Atlantic Time.^ What time zone is EET: Eastern European Time in?

^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
  • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

^ Midway Islands Time zone .
  • RefTimezones < AppLogic27 < Wiki 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC doc.3tera.com [Source type: News]

.Because they are located in the tropics, many Caribbean islands do not observe Daylight Saving Time.^ Re: Daylight saving time [modified] .
  • DateTime Values according to the remote time zone - CodeProject 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.codeproject.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Daylight Saving Time is observed in the following Australian states: .
  • 18322: Australia, New Zealand Time Zone and Daylight Saving Time (DST) update. 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.good.com [Source type: News]

^ Hawaii does not observe Daylight Saving Time.
  • Time Zones, World Time Zones and Free Time Zone Map 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC aglobalworld.com [Source type: News]

.Thus, when the mainland United States is on D.S.T., those islands in the Atlantic Time zone are on the same time as Eastern Daylight Time, while those in the Eastern Time zone are on the same time as Central Daylight Time.^ The United States is tied with Canada for second with six time zones.

^ The Chamorro Time Zone includes the island of Guam, which is a territory of the United States.
  • Time Zones, World Time Zones and Free Time Zone Map 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC aglobalworld.com [Source type: News]

^ Neighboring States observe both Eastern and Central time.
  • govpulse | Standard Time Zone Boundary in Pulaski County, IN 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC govpulse.us [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Standard Time Zone Boundary in Pulaski County, IN | Federal Register Environmental Documents | USEPA 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.epa.gov [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

South America

In South America this time zone is observed in:

Australia

.The term 'EST' also describes domestic usage of the Australian Eastern Standard Time/AEST (UTC +10:00) timezone.^ My time zone is Eastern Standard Time (-5).
  • Time Zone Bugs « Woopra Forums 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.woopra.com [Source type: General]

^ Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is equal to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) plus 10 hours ahead (UTC+10).
  • 18322: Australia, New Zealand Time Zone and Daylight Saving Time (DST) update. 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.good.com [Source type: News]

^ Central European Time (+1:00 UTC .
  • San Jose Mercury News: Ipswich Vacation Homes, Ipswich Vacation Rentals, Holiday Homes, Holiday Rentals, Eastern Counties, England (UK) 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC vacationrentals.mercurynews.com [Source type: News]
  • Inside Bay Area: Thorpe Market Vacation Homes, Thorpe Market Vacation Rentals, Holiday Homes, Holiday Rentals, Eastern Counties, England (UK) 9 February 2010 13:55 UTC vacationrentals.insidebayarea.com [Source type: News]

Major metropolitan areas

See also List of places in the UTC-5 timezone

See also

Sources

References

  1. ^ a b c Prerau, David (2006). "Early adoption and U.S. Law". Daylight Saving Time. Web Exhibit. http://webexhibits.org/daylightsaving/e.html. Retrieved 2007-04-23. 
  2. ^ Law, Gwillim (2007-09-21). "United States Time Zones". http://www.statoids.com/tus.html. 
  3. ^ The specification for the Eastern Time Zone is set forth at 49 CFR 71.4, and is listed in Text and pdf formats.
    The boundary between Eastern and Central is set forth at 49 CFR 71.5, and is listed in text and pdf formats.
  4. ^ McDearman, Brian (2006-08-13). "Parts of Eastern Alabama split between 2 time zones". The Decatur Daily. http://legacy.decaturdaily.com/decaturdaily/news/060813/zones.shtml. Retrieved 2009-03-22. 

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