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PKT – Pakistan Standard Time (Standard Time)

Also known as: PKT – Pakistan Time

Currently observing PKT.
Areas with same time currently (UTC +5:00).
Currently observing PKT – Pakistan Standard Time.
Currently has same time zone offset as PKT (UTC +5:00) but different time zone name.

Pakistan Standard Time (PKT) is 5 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is a standard time zone and is used in: Asia.

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Email time zone indicator: +0500

An email sent from someone in the Pakistan Standard Time (PKT) time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0500" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0500" does not have to be in Pakistan Standard Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

Where and when is PKT observed?


Asian countries using PKT all year

  • Pakistan

PKT time now


Wednesday, November 26, 2014

  • UTC Offset: UTC +5:00
  • 10 hours ahead of New York

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Pakistan – Karachi (All Year)

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