E – Echo Time Zone (Military Time)
Also known as: e – Echo Time, Echo
Echo Time Zone (E) is 5 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is a military time zone.
Email time zone indicator: +0500
An email sent from someone in the Echo Time Zone (E) time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0500" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0500" does not have to be in Echo Time Zone, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).
Where and when is E observed?
Echo Time Zone is often used in aviation and the military as another name for UTC +5:00. Echo Time Zone is also commonly used at sea between longitudes 67.5° East and 82.5° East.
The letter E may be used as a suffix to denote a time being in the Echo Time Zone, such as 08:00E or 0800E. This is spoken as "zero eight hundred Echo".
Some places with the same time as Echo Time Zone
- Tashkent, Uzbekistan
- Lahore, Pakistan
- Islamabad, Pakistan
- Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
- Male, Maldives
- Baku, Azerbaijan
- Dushanbe, Tajikistan
- Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
- Yekaterinburg, Russia
- Oral, Kazakhstan
- Port-aux-Francais, French Southern Territories
- Amsterdam Island, French Southern Territories
- Aqtobe, Kazakhstan
- Perm, Russia
- Ufa, Russia
- Chelyabinsk, Russia
Only showing up to 16 cities, others may also be observing Echo Time Zone.
Other time zones in UTC +5:00
Some time zones exist that have the same offset as E, but can be found under a different name:
Echo time now
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
- UTC Offset: UTC +5:00
- 9 hours ahead of Washington DC
Military time displayed using the 24 hour clock.
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