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CAT – Central Africa Time (Standard Time)

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Currently observing CAT.
Areas with same time currently (UTC +2).
Currently observing CAT – Central Africa Time.
Currently has same time zone offset as CAT (UTC +2) but different time zone name.

Central Africa Time (CAT) is 2 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time. This time zone is in use during standard time in: Africa.

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Email Time Zone Indicator: +0200

An email sent from someone in the Central Africa Time (CAT) time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0200" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0200" does not have to be in Central Africa Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

Where and When is CAT Observed?

Africa

African countries using CAT all year:

  • Botswana
  • Burundi
  • Congo Dem. Republic - Eastern regionShow

    Includes Lubumbashi

  • Malawi
  • Mozambique
  • Rwanda
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Other Time Zones in UTC +2

Some time zones exist that have the same offset as CAT, but can be found under a different name:


CAT time now

5:00:25AM

Thursday, May 26, 2016


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