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Eastern Daylight Time (USA + Canada)

Eastern Daylight Saving Time ( EDT ) = GMT-4 (USA + Canada)

Clock showing current local time now in USA & Canada Eastern Time Zone

What is the current time now in Eastern Daylight Time Zone?

Eastern Time

USA & Canada clocks are now on

DAYLIGHT SAVING

  • Daylight saving start: Sunday 12 March 2017 02:00 local time. Clocks go forward one hour.
  • Daylight saving end: Sunday 5 November 2017 02:00 local time. Clocks go back one hour.

USA and Canada past and future DST schedules here

Eastern Time - USA + Canada

ET ~ East Coast Time

Eastern Standard Time ( EST ) = GMT-5
Eastern Daylight Time ( EDT ) = GMT-4

What time zone Eastern Daylight Time?

Eastern Daylight Time is the Eastern Time Zone of the United States of America (USA) and Canada. Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 5 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-5).

Does Eastern Time observe Daylight Saving Time?

In most states in the USA and in most provinces in Canada, Daylight-Saving Time (DST) is observed. During DST the time is shifted forward by 1 hour to EDT; which is 4 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-4).

After the Summer months Eastern Time is shifted back by 1 hour to US Eastern Standard Time (EST) or (GMT-5).

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