C – Charlie Time Zone (Military Time)
Also known as: c – Charlie Time, Charlie
Charlie Time Zone (C) is 3 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time. This time zone is a military time zone.
Email time zone indicator: +0300
An email sent from someone in the Charlie Time Zone (C) time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0300" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0300" does not have to be in Charlie Time Zone, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).
Where and when is C observed?
Charlie Time Zone is often used in aviation and the military as another name for UTC +3. Charlie Time Zone is also commonly used at sea between longitudes 37.5° East and 52.5° East.
The letter C may be used as a suffix to denote a time being in the Charlie Time Zone, such as 08:00C or 0800C. This is spoken as "zero eight hundred Charlie".
Some places with the same time as Charlie Time Zone
Only showing up to 16 cities, others may also be observing Charlie Time Zone.This time zone is no longer in use, but some locations may observe the same UTC offset (local time) under a different name.
Other time zones in UTC +3
Some time zones exist that have the same offset as C, but can be found under a different name:
Charlie time now
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
- UTC Offset: UTC +3
- 8 hours ahead of Washington DC
Military time displayed using the 24 hour clock.
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