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ACWST – Australian Central Western Standard Time (Standard Time)

Time zone map of ACWST
Currently observing ACWST.
Areas with same time currently (UTC +8:45).
Currently observing ACWST – Australian Central Western Standard Time.
Currently has same time zone offset as ACWST (UTC +8:45) but different time zone name.

Australian Central Western Standard Time (ACWST) is 8:45 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is in use during standard time in: Australia. Australian Central Western Standard Time is a 45-minute time zone. Its local time differs by 45 minutes instead of the normal whole hour.

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Email Time Zone Indicator: +0845

An email sent from someone in the Australian Central Western Standard Time (ACWST) time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0845" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0845" does not have to be in Australian Central Western Standard Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

Where and When is ACWST Observed?


Australian locations using ACWST all year:

  • Eucla

ACWST time now


Tuesday, July 17, 2018

  • UTC Offset: UTC +8:45
  • 12:45 hours ahead of Washington DC


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