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Tuesday, 7th of February 2023
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What is AST Time Right Now?

Many of those who ask what is AST Time now want to make a call at a more convenient time.

You can compare the time of this time pattern with the exact time in different cities around the world.

Use our time zone converter ​below:
Los Angeles
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New York
1 hours
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Sao Paulo+1 hours
London+4 hours
UTC+4 hours
Lagos+5 hours
Paris+5 hours
Zurich+5 hours
Cairo+6 hours
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Istanbul+7 hours
Moscow+7 hours
Dubai+8 hours
Mumbai+9.5 hours
Hong Kong+12 hours
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Singapore+12 hours
Tokyo+13 hours
Sydney+15 hours
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What is AST Time?

You need to keep in mind that AST Time zone is an identifier for a time offset that is 4 hours behind the UTC time zone.

This time pattern is maintained using highly accurate atomic clocks matched to the Earth's rotation.

In this section, you will learn key facts about this time zone and stay well informed.
The IANA time zone identifier for AST Time is Etc/GMT+4.

Please be aware that this time zone is observed during Daylight Saving Time (DST) in the spring, summer, and autumn months.

During the winter months, clocks went back one hour to the UTC-3 offset and ADT Time is observed.

About This Time Pattern
  • Time Offset: UTC-4, UTC-04:00
  • Abbreviation: Atlantic Standard Time
  • DST Began: 2nd Sunday in March (clocks go forward one hour).
  • DST Ends: 1st Sunday in November (clocks went back one hour).

What is AST Time Zone?

AST Time Zone
AST Time zone is a time offset that subtracts 4 hours from Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

In the map above we highlight the entire region covered by this time zone.

Its main cities and territories are:
  • San Juan PR
  • St. John's
  • Bridgetown
  • Roseau
  • Marigot
  • Gustavia
  • Santo Domingo
  • St. George's
  • Georgetown
  • Philipsburg
  • Lower Prince's Quarter
  • Oranjestad
  • The Bottom
  • Willemstad
  • Kralendijk
  • Basseterre
  • Castries
  • Kingstown
  • Charlottetown
  • Fredericton
  • Moncton
  • Greater Moncton
  • Halifax
  • Charlotte Amalie
  • Plymouth
  • Brades
  • Little Bay
  • Brades
  • Road Town
  • Hamilton
  • The Valley
  • Port of Spain
  • San Fernando
In the map above we highlight the entire region covered by the time zone.

This time offset is also observed during standard time and daylight saving time for various geographic regions.

You need to be very careful finding these time zones that may have different names and abbreviations, but have the same UTC offset:
  • Amazon Time (AMT)
  • Bolivia Time (BOT)
  • Cuba Daylight Time (CDT)
  • Chile Standard Time (CLT)
  • Colombia Summer Time (COST)
  • Eastern Caribbean Time (ECT)
  • Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
  • Falkland Islands Time (FKT)
  • Guyana Time (GYT)
  • Paraguay Time (PYT)
  • Venezuelan Standard Time (VET)
  • Quebec Time Zone (Q)

AST Time Zone Countries

This time zone is used in the following countries:
In the Canada, this time offset is present in the provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Most of Labrador, Magdalen Islands and Côte-Nord (Quebec).

In France, this time zone is present in the territories of Guadeloupe, Saint Barthélemy and Saint-Martin.

In Netherlands, this time zone is present in the territories of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten.

In the United Kingdom, this time zone is present in the territories of Anguilla, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands and Montserrat.

In the USA, this time zone is present in the territories of Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands.

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