Time in the Gambia

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Time in the Gambia
Time zone Greenwich Mean Time
InitialsGMT
UTC offset UTC±00:00
Adopted1918
Daylight saving time
DST not observed
tz database
Africa/Banjul

Time in the Gambia is given by a single time zone, denoted as Greenwich Mean Time (GMT; UTC±00:00). [1] [2] Adopted in 1918, [3] the Gambia has never observed daylight saving time (DST). [2]

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IANA time zone database

In the IANA time zone database, the Gambia is given one zone in the file zone.tabAfrica/Banjul. "GM" refers to the country's ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code. Data for the Gambia directly from zone.tab of the IANA time zone database; columns marked with * are the columns from zone.tab itself: [4]

c.c.*coordinates*TZ*CommentsUTC offsetDST
GM +1328−01639 Africa/Banjul +00:00 +00:00

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References

  1. Gambia, The at The World Factbook . Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). Retrieved 15 September 2021. "time difference: UTC 0".
  2. 1 2 Gambia Time Zone. TimeTemperature.com. Retrieved 15 September 2021.
  3. Howse, Derek (1997) "Greenwich Time and the Longitude: Official Millennium Edition". National Maritime Museum. Bloomsbury USA. p. 148. Retrieved 5 September 2021.
  4. Africa at the tz database. Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA). Retrieved 15 September 2021.