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CLT – Chile Standard Time (Standard Time)

Also known as: CT – Chile Time, CLST – Chile Standard Time

South America, Antarctica: CLT is currently not observed because locations are on summer time / daylight saving time and are observing CLST.

Time zone map of CLT
No locations currently on CLT.
Observes CLT part of the year.
Areas with same time currently (UTC -3).
No locations are currently on CLT – Chile Standard Time.
Observes CLT – Chile Standard Time part of the year, but not currently.
Currently has same time zone offset as CLT (UTC -3) but different time zone name.

Chile Standard Time (CLT) is 3 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time. This time zone is in use during standard time in: South America, Antarctica.

See full time zone map

Summer Time & DST

Some places observe daylight saving time/summer time during the summer, and therefore use CLST (Chile Summer Time) in the summer.

Email time zone indicator: -0300

An email sent from someone in the Chile Standard Time (CLT) time zone will have the time zone listed as "-0300" in the headers of the email. (However, "-0300" does not have to be in Chile Standard Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

Where and when is CLT observed?

South America

South American countries using CLT in the winter and CLST in the summer


Locations in Antarctica using CLT all year

  • Palmer Station

Other time zones in UTC -3

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

No locations currently on CLT


Find current time and time zone by city

Example cities

Chile – Santiago (Winter)
Antarctica – Palmer Station (All Year)

Related time zones

CLST – Chile Summer Time (Daylight Time)

Time Zone Map with DST

Time zone map

Time Zone Map

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