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FKT – Falkland Island Time (Standard Time)

Also known as: FKST – Falkland Island Standard Time

South America: FKT is not observed in any location this year. Locations that used to be on FKT for part or all of the year are now on FKST instead.

Time zone map of FKT
No locations currently on FKT.
Areas with same time currently (UTC -4).
No locations are currently on FKT – Falkland Island Time.
Currently has same time zone offset as FKT (UTC -4) but different time zone name.

Falkland Island Time (FKT) is 4 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time. This time zone is in use during standard time in: South America.

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Summer Time & DST

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

Email Time Zone Indicator: -0400

An email sent from someone in the Falkland Island Time (FKT) time zone will have the time zone listed as "-0400" in the headers of the email. (However, "-0400" does not have to be in Falkland Island Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

Where and When is FKT 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 -4

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


No locations currently on FKT


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Related time zones

FKST – Falkland Islands Summer Time (Daylight Time)


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