Russia Changes Time Zone in Magadan
Russia will change the time zone in Magadan Oblast. Clocks there will be turned forward 1 hour from 02:00 (2 am) to 03:00 (3 am) local time on April 24, 2016.
On April 5, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the federal law authorizing the change. It will affect Magadan Oblast in eastern Russia, including the city Evensk and the Oblast's administrative center Magadan.
One Hour Forward
Other New Time Zones
Magadan's new time zone is the latest of 7 time zone changes in Russia this year:
- Magadan Oblast, e.g. Magadan, UTC+10 to UTC+11
- Sakhalin Oblast, e.g. Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, UTC+10 to UTC+11
- Zabaykalsky Krai, e.g. Chita, UTC+8 to UTC+9
- Altai Republic, e.g. Gorno-Altaysk, UTC+6 to UTC+7
- Altai Krai, e.g. Barnaul, UTC+6 to UTC+7
- Ulyanovsk Oblast, e.g. Ulyanovsk, UTC+3 to UTC+4
- Astrakhan Oblast, e.g. Astrakhan, UTC +3 to UTC +4