KST – Korea Standard Time / Korean Standard Time (Standard Time)
Also known as: KST – Korean Standard Time, KT – Korea Time
This time zone is often called Korean Time.
Email time zone indicator: +0900
An email sent from someone in the Korea Standard Time (KST) time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0900" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0900" does not have to be in Korea Standard Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).
Where and when is KST observed?
Asian countries using KST all year
- North Korea
- South Korea
Other time zones in UTC +9:00
Some time zones exist that have the same offset as KST, but can be found under a different name:
Time zones by continent/region
- Central America
- Indian Ocean
- North America
- South America
KST time now
Saturday, May 30, 2015
- UTC Offset: UTC +9:00
- 13 hours ahead of Washington DC
Find current time and time zone by city
South Korea – Seoul (All Year)