M – Mike Time Zone (Military Time)
Also known as: m – Mike Time, Mike
Mike Time Zone (M) is 12 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is a military time zone.
Email time zone indicator: +1200
An email sent from someone in the Mike Time Zone (M) time zone will have the time zone listed as "+1200" in the headers of the email. (However, "+1200" does not have to be in Mike Time Zone, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).
Where and when is M observed?
Mike Time Zone is often used in aviation and the military as another name for UTC +12:00. Mike Time Zone is also commonly used at sea between longitudes 172.5° East and 172.5° West.
The letter M may be used as a suffix to denote a time being in the Mike Time Zone, such as 08:00M or 0800M. This is spoken as "zero eight hundred Mike".
Some places with the same time as Mike Time Zone
- Anadyr, Chukotka, Russia
- Majuro, Marshall Islands
- Yaren, Nauru
- Funafuti, Tuvalu
- Tarawa, Kiribati
- Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Kamchatka, Russia
- Pevek, Chukotka, Russia
- Wake Island, US Minor Outlying Islands
- Tabiteuea, Kiribati
- Bilibino, Chukotka, Russia
- Mata-Utu, Wallis and Futuna
- Mys Shmidta, Chukotka, Russia
- Kwajalein, Marshall Islands
- Ust-Kamchatsk, Kamchatka, Russia
Only showing up to 16 cities, others may also be observing Mike Time Zone.
Other time zones in UTC +12:00
Some time zones exist that have the same offset as M, but can be found under a different name:
- ANAST – Anadyr Summer Time
- ANAT – Anadyr Time
- FJT – Fiji Time
- GILT – Gilbert Island Time
- MAGST – Magadan Summer Time
- MHT – Marshall Islands Time
- NRT – Nauru Time
- NZST – New Zealand Standard Time
- PETST – Kamchatka Summer Time
- PETT – Kamchatka Time
- TVT – Tuvalu Time
- WAKT – Wake Time
- WFT – Wallis and Futuna Time
Mike time now
Thursday, November 26, 2015
- UTC Offset: UTC +12:00
- 17 hours ahead of Washington DC
Military time displayed using the 24 hour clock.
Find current time and time zone by city
Marshall Islands – Majuro (All Year)
Time Zone Map with DST
Time zones by continent/region
- Central America
- Indian Ocean
- North America
- Other time standards
- South America