European time zones:

EEST – Eastern European Summer Time

Current time in Athens

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 7:51:57 PM EEST

Athens will stay on EEST until Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 4:00 AM
when clocks are moved to Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 03:00:00EET

Find local time and time zone for a location

We recommend looking up by location name, not time zone name.

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).

For actual dates DST might be observed, look at the examples below
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Where and when is EEST observed?

European countries using EEST in the summer and EET during the winter

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in EEST

Other time zones in Europe

Go directly through the links below, or see the Europe time zone list

Time zones in other regions

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