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Time Zones in Tennessee, United States

Multiple Time Zones

State: Tennessee

Abbreviation: TN

State Capital: Nashville

Country: United States

Time Zones: 2

Location

Time Zones Currently Being Used in Tennessee

OffsetTime Zone Abbreviation & NameExample CityCurrent Time
UTC -6CSTCentral Standard TimeNashvilleSun, 3:44:16 pm
UTC -5ESTEastern Standard TimeKnoxvilleSun, 4:44:16 pm

Generalized Time Zones in Tennessee

Time Zone Abbreviation & NameOffsetCurrent Time
CTCentral TimeUTC -6:00 / -5:00Sun, 3:44:16 pm
ETEastern TimeUTC -5:00 / -4:00Sun, 4:44:16 pm

Note: Local time in these time zones changes when Daylight Saving Time begins and ends.


Time Zones Not Currently Being Observed in Tennessee

OffsetTime Zone Abbreviation & NameCommences
UTC -5CDTCentral Daylight TimeMar 8, 2020
UTC -4EDTEastern Daylight TimeMar 8, 2020

The above time zones are used during other parts of the year. They will become active again after the next clock change as Daylight Saving Time begins or ends.

Tennessee
3:4416pm
Sunday, February 16, 2020