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UTC±00:00
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UTC offset
UTCUTC±00:00
Current time
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Central meridian
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Date-time group
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UTC±00:00: blue (January), orange (July), yellow (year-round), light blue (sea areas)
Time in Europe:
Western European Time / Greenwich Mean Time (UTC)
Western European Time / Greenwich Mean Time (UTC)
Western European Summer Time / British Summer Time / Irish Standard Time (UTC+1)
Central European Time (UTC+1)
Central European Summer Time (UTC+2)
Eastern European Time / Kaliningrad Time (UTC+2)
Eastern European Time (UTC+2)
Eastern European Summer Time (UTC+3)
Moscow Time / Turkey Time (UTC+3)
pale colours indicate where standard time is observed all year; dark colours indicate where a summer time is observed Time zones of Europe.svg
Time in Europe :
Western European Time / Greenwich Mean Time (UTC)
Western European Time / Greenwich Mean Time (UTC)
Western European Summer Time / British Summer Time / Irish Standard Time (UTC+1)
Central European Time (UTC+1)
Central European Summer Time (UTC+2)
Eastern European Time / Kaliningrad Time (UTC+2)
Eastern European Time (UTC+2)
Eastern European Summer Time (UTC+3)
Moscow Time / Turkey Time (UTC+3)
pale colours indicate where standard time is observed all year; dark colours indicate where a summer time is observed
Time zones of Africa:

-01:00
Cape Verde Time
+-00:00
Greenwich Mean Time
+01:00
Central European Time
West Africa Time
+02:00
Central Africa Time
Eastern European Time
Egypt Standard Time
South African Standard Time
+03:00
East Africa Time
+04:00
Mauritius Time
Seychelles Time
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The islands of Cape Verde are to the west of the African mainland.

Mauritius and the Seychelles are to the east and north-east of Madagascar respectively. TimeZones-Africa.svg
Time zones of Africa:
  -01:00   Cape Verde Time
  ±00:00   Greenwich Mean Time
  +01:00  
  +02:00  
  +03:00   East Africa Time
  +04:00  
The islands of Cape Verde are to the west of the African mainland.
Mauritius and the Seychelles are to the east and north-east of Madagascar respectively.

UTC±00:00 is the following time:

As standard time (Northern Hemisphere winter)

Principal cities: London, Belfast, Glasgow, Cardiff, Dublin, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Lisbon, Porto

Contents

Europe

Western Europe

Africa (Europe)

Atlantic islands

Notes:

  1. The westernmost point where UTC with DST is applied is El Hierro, Canary Islands, Spain (18°00' W). Time used there is 2 hours and 12 minutes ahead of physical time in the summer, making for the greatest discrepancy in the UTC time zone.
  2. The easternmost settlement where UTC with DST is applied is Lowestoft in Suffolk, East Anglia, UK (at just 1°45' E).
  3. Note that Ireland [2] uses the term "standard time" [3] in reference to the summer months and "winter time" during what the rest of the time zone calls "standard time". This is the reverse of the practice of most countries in the EU, but provides the same end results.
  4. Morocco normally observes UTC+01:00, but the clock is set back one hour during Ramadan. See Time in Morocco for further information.

As daylight saving time (Northern Hemisphere summer)

Europe

Arctic Ocean

As standard time (year-round)

Principal cities: Accra, Bamako, Dakar, Abidjan, Conakry, Ouagadougou, São Tomé, Reykjavík, Bissau, Monrovia, Bamako, Nouakchott, Freetown, Lomé, El Aaiún (Laayoune), Tifariti, Tindouf

Africa

West Africa

Greenwich Mean Time
  • Burkina Faso
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Liberia
  • Mali
  • Mauritania
  • Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (disputed territory)
  • São Tomé and Príncipe (since 2018)
  • Senegal
  • Sierra Leone
  • Togo

Europe (and possessions)

Atlantic islands

Antarctica

Some bases in Antarctica. See also Time in Antarctica

Notes:

  1. The westernmost point where UTC with no DST is applied is Bjargtangar, at the northwest peninsula of Iceland (24°32' W). Time used there is 1 hour and 38 minutes ahead of physical time. This is the greatest deviation from physical time for UTC+00:00 with no DST.

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References

  1. 1 2 3 4 5 "Western European Time". TimeAndDate.com.
  2. Standard Time (Amendment) Act, 1971 Schedule 1 Irish Statute Book
  3. "STANDARD TIME ACT, 1968". Office of the Attorney General, Ireland. Retrieved 29 June 2012.