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K – Kilo Time Zone (Military Time)

Also known as: k – Kilo Time, Kilo

Time zone map of K
Areas with same time currently (UTC +10:00).
Currently has same time zone offset as K (UTC +10:00) but different time zone name.

Kilo Time Zone (K) is 10 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is a military time zone.

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Email time zone indicator: +1000

An email sent from someone in the Kilo Time Zone (K) time zone will have the time zone listed as "+1000" in the headers of the email. (However, "+1000" does not have to be in Kilo Time Zone, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

Where and when is K observed?

Kilo Time Zone is often used in aviation and the military as another name for UTC +10:00. Kilo Time Zone is also commonly used at sea between longitudes 142.5° East and 157.5° East.

The letter K may be used as a suffix to denote a time being in the Kilo Time Zone, such as 08:00K or 0800K. This is spoken as "zero eight hundred Kilo".

Only showing up to 16 cities, others may also be observing Kilo Time Zone.

Other time zones in UTC +10:00

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

Kilo time now


Saturday, November 28, 2015

  • UTC Offset: UTC +10:00
  • 15 hours ahead of Washington DC

Military time displayed using the 24 hour clock.

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