CIST – Cayman Islands Standard Time (Standard Time)
Also known as: CIT – Cayman Islands Time
Caribbean: CIST is not observed in any location this year.
Please use the search field on the right to find the correct local time in any city.
Summer Time & DST
Email Time Zone Indicator: -0500
An email sent from someone in the Cayman Islands Standard Time (CIST) time zone will have the time zone listed as "-0500" in the headers of the email. (However, "-0500" does not have to be in Cayman Islands Standard Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).
Where and When is CIST Observed?This time zone is no longer in use, but some locations may observe the same UTC offset (local time) under a different name.
Other Time Zones in UTC -5
Some time zones exist that have the same offset as CIST, but can be found under a different name:
Time zones by continent/region
- Central America
- Indian Ocean
- North America
- South America
No locations currently on CIST
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Related time zones
CIDST – Cayman Islands Daylight Saving Time (Daylight Time)