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GST – South Georgia Time (Standard Time)

Time zone map of GST
Currently observing GST.
Areas with same time currently (UTC -2).
Currently observing GST – South Georgia Time.
Currently has same time zone offset as GST (UTC -2) but different time zone name.

South Georgia Time (GST) is 2 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is in use during standard time in: South America.

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Email Time Zone Indicator: -0200

An email sent from someone in the South Georgia Time (GST) time zone will have the time zone listed as "-0200" in the headers of the email. (However, "-0200" does not have to be in South Georgia Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

Where and When is GST Observed?

South America

Atlantic islands/territories using GST all year:

  • South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

Other Time Zones in UTC -2

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

GST time now


Wednesday, March 20, 2019


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Other time zones named GST

GST – Gulf Standard Time

Example cities

South Georgia/Sandwich Is. – King Edward Point (All Year)

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