H – Hotel Time Zone (Military Time)
Also known as: h – Hotel Time, Hotel
Hotel Time Zone (H) is 8 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is a military time zone.
Email time zone indicator: +0800
An email sent from someone in the Hotel Time Zone (H) time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0800" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0800" does not have to be in Hotel Time Zone, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).
Where and when is H observed?
Hotel Time Zone is often used in aviation and the military as another name for UTC +8:00. Hotel Time Zone is also commonly used at sea between longitudes 112.5° East and 127.5° East.
The letter H may be used as a suffix to denote a time being in the Hotel Time Zone, such as 08:00H or 0800H. This is spoken as "zero eight hundred Hotel".
Some places with the same time as Hotel Time Zone
- Beijing, Beijing Municipality, China
- Manila, Philippines
- Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality, China
- Singapore, Singapore
- Hong Kong, Hong Kong
- Taipei, Taiwan
- Perth, Western Australia, Australia
- Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
- Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
- Lhasa, Tibet, China
- Ürümqi, Xinjiang, China
- Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia
- Hovd, Mongolia
- Chongqing, Chongqing Municipality, China
- Chita, Russia
- Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia
Only showing up to 16 cities, others may also be observing Hotel Time Zone.
Other time zones in UTC +8:00
Some time zones exist that have the same offset as H, but can be found under a different name:
- AWST – Australian Western Standard Time
- BNT – Brunei Darussalam Time
- CAST – Casey Time
- CHOT – Choibalsan Time
- CST – China Standard Time
- HKT – Hong Kong Time
- IRKT – Irkutsk Time
- KRAST – Krasnoyarsk Summer Time
- MYT – Malaysia Time
- PHT – Philippine Time
- SGT – Singapore Time
- ULAT – Ulaanbaatar Time
- WITA – Central Indonesian Time
Hotel time now
Monday, April 20, 2015
Military time displayed using the 24 hour clock.
- UTC Offset: UTC +8:00
- 12 hours ahead of Washington DC
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