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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

Time Zones Currently Being Used in Tennessee

OffsetTime Zone Abbreviation & NameExample CityCurrent Time
UTC -5CDTCentral Daylight TimeNashvilleMon, 8:16:51 pm
UTC -4EDTEastern Daylight TimeKnoxvilleMon, 9:16:51 pm

Generalized Time Zones in Tennessee

Time Zone Abbreviation & NameOffsetCurrent Time
CTCentral TimeUTC -6:00 / -5:00Mon, 8:16:51 pm
ETEastern TimeUTC -5:00 / -4:00Mon, 9:16:51 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 -6CSTCentral Standard TimeNov 7, 2021
UTC -5ESTEastern Standard TimeNov 7, 2021

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.

Monday, May 10, 2021