O – Oscar Time Zone (Military Time)
Also known as: o – Oscar Time, Oscar
Oscar Time Zone (O) is 2 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is a military time zone.
Email time zone indicator: -0200
An email sent from someone in the Oscar Time Zone (O) time zone will have the time zone listed as "-0200" in the headers of the email. (However, "-0200" does not have to be in Oscar Time Zone, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).
Where and when is O observed?
Oscar Time Zone is often used in aviation and the military as another name for UTC -2:00. Oscar Time Zone is also commonly used at sea between longitudes 37.5° West and 22.5° West.
The letter O may be used as a suffix to denote a time being in the Oscar Time Zone, such as 08:00O or 0800O. This is spoken as "zero eight hundred Oscar".
Some places with the same time as Oscar Time Zone
- Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
- São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
- Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil
- King Edward Point, South Georgia/Sandwich Is.
- Criciúma, Santa Catarina, Brazil
- Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
- Fernando de Noronha, Pernambuco, Brazil
- Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
- Foz do Iguaçu, Paraná, Brazil
- Goiânia, Goiás, Brazil
- Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
- Vitória, Espírito Santo, Brazil
- Santos, São Paulo, Brazil
- Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil
- Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil
- Guarulhos, São Paulo, Brazil
Only showing up to 16 cities, others may also be observing Oscar Time Zone.
Other time zones in UTC -2:00
Some time zones exist that have the same offset as O, but can be found under a different name:
Oscar time now
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
- UTC Offset: UTC -2:00
- 3 hours ahead of Washington DC
Military time displayed using the 24 hour clock.
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