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Time Change 2008 in District of Columbia, United States

Next change:
Mar
8
1 hour Forward

Mar 8, 2020, 2:00 am

Federal district: District of Columbia

Abbreviation: DC

Country: United States

Time Zones: 1

Location

Mar 9

Forward 1 hour

Mar 9, 2008 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, March 9, 2008, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 9, 2008, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Mar 9, 2008 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

Also called Spring Forward, Summer Time, and Daylight Savings Time.

More info:
US Gets Ready for March 9 Daylight Saving Switch

Nov 2

Back 1 hour

Nov 2, 2008 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, November 2, 2008, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, November 2, 2008, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Nov 2, 2008 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
USA and Canada End 2008 Daylight Saving Time

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Daylight Saving Time History in District of Columbia

Detailed history for District of Columbia is not available before 1970. Statistics below are based on 1970 onwards.