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EGT – East Greenland Time (Standard Time)

Also known as: EGT – Eastern Greenland Time

Time zone map of EGT
Currently observing EGT.
Areas with same time currently (UTC -1).
Currently observing EGT – East Greenland Time.
Currently has same time zone offset as EGT (UTC -1) but different time zone name.

East Greenland Time (EGT) is 1 hour behind Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is in use during standard time in: North America.

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Summer Time & DST

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

Email Time Zone Indicator: -0100

An email sent from someone in the East Greenland Time (EGT) time zone will have the time zone listed as "-0100" in the headers of the email. (However, "-0100" does not have to be in East Greenland Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

Where and When is EGT Observed?

North America

Areas of Greenland using EGT in the winter and EGST in the summer:

  • Small area on the east coast (includes Ittoqqortoormiit)

Other Time Zones in UTC -1

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


EGT time now

12:15:19pm

Thursday, December 13, 2018


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EGST – Eastern Greenland Summer Time (Daylight Time)


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