Eastern Time Zone in the United States

The eastern standard time zone, includes that part of the United States that is west of 67[deg]30[sec] W. longitude and east of the boundary line described in Sec. 71.5, and includes all of the State of Maine, but does not include any part of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. View the boundary line between Eastern and Central Time Zones.

The Eastern Time Zone includes the state of Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, part of Indiana, part of Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, part of Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.

Five states are in both the eastern and central time zones. Those are Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan and Tennessee. View the boundary line between Eastern and Central Time Zones.

Current Local Time

Eastern Time Zone Map

The Current Time in
The Eastern Time Zone
is:

Friday
8/22/2014
1:40 PM
EDT


Eastern time zone map
 

Eastern Time Zone in the United States Time Details

Time Zone
Abbreviations

Eastern Standard Time - is abbreviated as EST
Eastern Daylight Time - is abbreviated as EDT

UTC - GMT
Offset

Eastern Time Zone is GMT/UTC - 5h during Standard Time
Eastern Time Zone is GMT/UTC - 4h during Daylight Saving Time

Daylight Saving
Time Usage

Daylight Saving Time is observed in the Eastern Time Zone throughout the United States.

Daylight Saving
Start Date

Eastern Time Zone starts Daylight Saving Time
Sunday March 9, 2014 at 2:00 AM local time.

Daylight Saving
End Date

Eastern Time Zone ends Daylight Saving Time
Sunday November 2, 2014 at 2:00 AM local time.

Time Zone Boundaries in the United States

CODE UNITED STATES TIME ZONE BOUNDARIES UTC OFFSET
AST ATLANTIC STANDARD TIME UTC - 4
EST EASTERN STANDARD TIME UTC - 5
CST CENTRAL STANDARD TIME UTC - 6
MST MOUNTAIN STANDARD TIME UTC - 7
PST PACIFIC STANDARD TIME UTC - 8
AKST ALASKA STANDARD TIME UTC - 9
HAST HAWAII-ALEUTIAN STANDARD TIME UTC - 10
WST SAMOA STANDARD TIME UTC - 11
CHST CHAMORRO STANDARD TIME UTC +10

Boundary Line Between Eastern and Central Zones
Boundary Line Between Central and Moutain Zones
Boundary Line Between Mountain and Pacific Zones

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