African time zones:

EEST – Eastern European Summer Time

Warning

EEST is only used while Daylight Saving Time is active.

During this time of year, locations on EEST are now on EET (Eastern European Time) instead.

Currently no cities are observing EEST

Locations going to EEST later

Current time in Cairo: Friday, October 31, 2014 at 6:02:26 AM EET
Cairo will stay on EET until Friday, April 24, 2015 going to EEST

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Time zone offset: UTC + 3 hours

EEST is 3 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

Note that EEST is a daylight saving time/summer time zone. It is generally only used during the summer in the places listed below, during the winter EET is used instead

Time zone abbreviation: EEST

Full name is Eastern European Summer Time

Email time zone indicator: +0300

An email sent from someone in the EEST time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0300" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0300" does not have to be in EEST, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

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Other time zones in Africa

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