K – Kilo Time Zone (Military Time)
Also known as: k – Kilo Time, Kilo
Kilo Time Zone (K) is 10 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is a military time zone.
Email time zone indicator: +1000
An email sent from someone in the Kilo Time Zone (K) time zone will have the time zone listed as "+1000" in the headers of the email. (However, "+1000" does not have to be in Kilo Time Zone, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).
Where and when is K observed?
Kilo Time Zone is often used in aviation and the military as another name for UTC +10:00. Kilo Time Zone is also commonly used at sea between longitudes 142.5° East and 157.5° East.
The letter K may be used as a suffix to denote a time being in the Kilo Time Zone, such as 08:00K or 0800K. This is spoken as "zero eight hundred Kilo".
Some places with the same time as Kilo Time Zone
- Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
- Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
- Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
- Magadan, Russia
- Hagåtña, Guam
- Komsomolsk-on-Amur, Russia
- Verkhoyansk, Russia
- Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia
- Vladivostok, Russia
- Cairns, Queensland, Australia
- Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
- Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands
- Lae, Papua New Guinea
- Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Only showing up to 16 cities, others may also be observing Kilo Time Zone.
Other time zones in UTC +10:00
Some time zones exist that have the same offset as K, but can be found under a different name:
Kilo time now
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
- UTC Offset: UTC +10:00
- 14 hours ahead of Washington DC
Military time displayed using the 24 hour clock.
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