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AFT – Afghanistan Time (Standard Time)

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Currently observing AFT.
Areas with same time currently (UTC +4:30).
Currently observing AFT – Afghanistan Time.
Currently has same time zone offset as AFT (UTC +4:30) but different time zone name.

Afghanistan Time (AFT) is 4:30 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time. This time zone is in use during standard time in: Asia. Afghanistan Time is a half-hour time zone. Its local time differs by 30 minutes instead of the normal whole hour.

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Email time zone indicator: +0430

An email sent from someone in the Afghanistan Time (AFT) time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0430" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0430" does not have to be in Afghanistan Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

Where and when is AFT observed?

Asia

Asian countries using AFT all year

  • Afghanistan

Other time zones in UTC +4:30

Some time zones exist that have the same offset as AFT, but can be found under a different name:


AFT time now

11:22:25AM

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

  • UTC Offset: UTC +4:30
  • 9:30 hours ahead of Washington DC

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