Time zone
Timezones2008 UTC-5 gray.png
World map with the time zone highlighted
UTC offset
Current time
17:52, 8 September 2022 UTC−05:00 [refresh]
Central meridian
75 degrees W
Date-time group
UTC−05:00: blue (January), orange (July), yellow (year-round), light blue (sea areas)
Time in Nunavut
GMT−05:00GMT−04:00Eastern Time
GMT−05:00 (year round)Eastern Time
GMT−06:00GMT−05:00Central Time
GMT−07:00GMT−06:00Mountain Time
Time in Indiana: Counties grouped by time zone. Lake Michigan shown in blue at top left.
StandardDSTUS time zone
RedUTC−06:00UTC−05:00Central Time
YellowUTC−05:00UTC−04:00Eastern Time
Time in Mexico
Mexican time zoneWinterSummer (DST)US equivalent
Zona SuresteUTC−05:00Eastern Standard Time
Zona CentroUTC−06:00UTC−05:00Central Time
Zona PacíficoUTC−07:00UTC−06:00Mountain Time
UTC−07:00Mountain Standard Time
Zona NoroesteUTC−08:00UTC−07:00Pacific Time
Time in Brazil, since April 25, 2019.
Time in Brazil
 ACTAcre TimeUTC−5(BRT–2)
 AMTAmazon TimeUTC−4(BRT−1)
 BRTBrasília TimeUTC−3(BRT)
 FNTFernando de Noronha TimeUTC−2(BRT+1)

UTC−05:00 is an identifier for a time offset from UTC of −05:00. In North America, it is observed in the Eastern Time Zone during standard time, and in the Central Time Zone during the other eight months (see Daylight saving time). The western Caribbean uses it year round.

As standard time (Northern Hemisphere winter)

Principal cities: New York, Washington, Philadelphia, Boston, Miami, Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal, Havana, Nassau, Port-au-Prince, Cockburn Town, Providenciales

North America


  • Bahamas
  • Cuba

As daylight saving time (Northern Hemisphere summer)

Principal cities: Mexico City, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, St. Louis, Minneapolis, Austin, Kansas City, San Antonio, Nashville, Milwaukee, Oklahoma City, Winnipeg

North America

As standard time (year-round)

Principal cities: Bogotá, Lima, Kingston, Quito, Panama City, George Town

South America


North America

As daylight saving time (Southern Hemisphere summer)

East Pacific

See also


  1. ^ a b "Ontario Time Zone – Ontario Current Local Time – Daylight Saving Time". TimeTemperature.com. Retrieved 1 February 2015.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g "Time Zones of the United States". Statoids. Retrieved 25 August 2012.
  3. ^ a b "Time zone map (spring)" (PDF). Indiana State. 13 March 2011. Retrieved 14 July 2012.
  4. ^ a b "Michigan Time Zone – Michigan Current Local Time – Daylight Saving Time". TimeTemperature.com. Retrieved 25 August 2012.
  5. ^ "Hora Oficial en los Estados Unidos Mexicanos" (in Spanish). Centro Nacional de Metrologîa. 11 November 2010. Retrieved 14 July 2012.
  6. ^ "Kentucky County Map". Kentucky Map Collection. Geology.com. Retrieved 6 October 2012.
  7. ^ "Tennessee County Map". Tennessee Map Collection. Geology.com. Retrieved 6 October 2012.
  8. ^ "Brazil: Acre and parts of Amazonas switch time zones". Time and Date. 31 October 2013 [9 October 2013]. Retrieved 17 November 2013.
  9. ^ "Navassa Island". WorldTimeZone. Retrieved 6 October 2012.

External links

Media files used on this page

Standard Timezones of Brazil.svg
Author/Creator: Fonadier, Licence: CC BY-SA 3.0
Standard Timezones of Brazil.
Timezones2008 UTC-5.png
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Copy of Timezones2008.png highlighting UTC-6

Dark Blue - UTC-6 during Northern Winter / Southern Summer
Orange - UTC-6 during Northern Summer / Southern Winter
Yellow - UTC-6 all year round
Light Blue - UTC-6 sea areas
Timezones2008 UTC-5 gray.png
World map of time zones as of 2008, on the Miller Cylindrical Projection and with highlighted UTC-5 zone.
Yellow - UTC-5 all year round
Dark Blue - UTC-5 during Northern Winter
Orange - UTC-5 during Northern Summer
Mexico time zones map en.svg
Author/Creator: User:RicHard-59, Licence: CC BY-SA 4.0
Time Zones of Mexico
UTC hue4map CAN-NU.png
Author/Creator: Phoenix B 1of3, Licence: CC BY-SA 3.0
Time Zones of Nunavut
Current time zones in Indiana.svg
Current time zones in Indiana by county