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World Time and Converters

What is the time, anywhere in the world? What is the time difference between time zones?

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What is Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) ?

The UK is currently on British Summer Time (BST). The time difference is one hour ahead of GMT or GMT+1 .

Summer Solstice 2019 in the Northern Hemisphere

Our Sun Time App shows the sun's seasonal position in the solar cycle right now. It is a digital yearly sundial. This year the Summer Solstice takes place in the Northern Hemisphere on 21 June, at 15:54 GMT/UTC . In the Southern Hemisphere, it is the Winter Solstice. See as well previous dates .

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Use modern time tools to find out what is the best time for a catch-up with family and friends, or to schedule a business conference call.

Converters by region
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Which countries do not use Daylight Saving Time?

Useful Gadgets

Imagine travelling to a different country, in a different part of the world, and waking up much earlier or later, due to the time zone difference.

On holiday it is good to know what time the sun rises and sets, even before our biological clock finally adjusts. Bookmark the Sunrise gadget below and use it in conjunction with the Moon one.

Sunrise/set time
Length of day and night
Moonrise/set time
Up in the sky
Meeting Planner
Across timezones
London time and Big Ben

Test your knowledge of UK's most famous clock.

Current Time in the United States

How many time zones does the USA span? Go from EAST TO WEST.

USA timezones
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For quick reference, the mini-clocks below tell you the time in some of them.

USA Clocks
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Canada Clocks
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Asia Clocks
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Time check before phoning USA

If you know the area code of the person you want to call, use USA Phone Area Lookup to make sure it's not too early or to late to make that call.

Not your traditional time tools...

Nature and Digital Timepieces

The Moon Clock , with timings for regular and Supermoons alike, and a Graeco-Roman Daylight chart, The Horae .

Liquid Timer
Digital Hourglass
Globe Time
Night and Day
Cricket Time
Ground times

Read about Time

Explore the Articles section , from Lunar Calendars and A Shakespearean Theme to Definitions of Time.


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Moving time
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