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FKST – Falkland Islands Summer Time (Daylight Saving Time)

Also known as: FKDT – Falkland Island Daylight Time

Time zone map of FKST
Currently observing FKST.
Areas with same time currently (UTC -3:00).
Currently observing FKST – Falkland Islands Summer Time.
Currently has same time zone offset as FKST (UTC -3:00) but different time zone name.

Falkland Islands Summer Time (FKST) is 3 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is a DST (daylight saving time) time zone and is used in: South America.

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Winter Time & DST

This time zone is a daylight saving/summer time zone, in the winter some places will switch to the corresponding standard time zone: FKT (Falkland Island Time).

Email time zone indicator: -0300

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

Where and when is FKST observed?

South America

Atlantic islands/territories using FKST in the summer and FKT in the winter

  • Falkland Islands

Other time zones in UTC -3:00

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

FKST time now


Thursday, November 26, 2015

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Example cities

Falkland Islands – Stanley (Summer)

Related time zones

FKT – Falkland Island Time (Standard Time)

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