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GMT+8 Offset: Countries and Regions

Military Time Zone name for +8 offset is: H-Hotel

Current time and conversions

Current Time in GMT+8 offset

GMT+8
9:03:00 PM October 26, 2020GMT +08:00
1:03:00 PM October 26, 2020GMT +00:00

Time converter for time zone: GMT+8

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GMT1:03 PM GMT +00:00 10/26
GMT+89:03 PM GMT +08:00 10/26
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Nowadays, Greenwich Mean Time, abbreviated as GMT, is a time zone designation rather than a time standard. Time difference between time zones can be expressed by the GMT or UTC offset. In the UTC standard, there is a commitment to keep within 0.9 seconds of GMT, so that every few years a leap second is applied to UTC. In the age of the internet, these small clock calibrations are conveniently distributed via NTP.

UTC/GMT+8 is 8 hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).

Some countries with this offset celebrate the New Year according to the lunar calendar.

Lunar New Year Dates

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The following countries or regions use the offset +8 either in Standard time or Daylight Saving Time as indicated.

Map of Asia including GMT+8

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