Hey! What Time Is It Any Way? EST, EDST or EDT?


NOVEMBER 1, 2009

Eastern Time Zone (ET) ~ USA & Canada

Website: Eastern-Standard-Time.com

Eastern Standard Time (EST) ~ Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
East Coast Time ~ Eastern Time (ET)

What time is it in Eastern Time Zone / Current time

Eastern Time – USA + Canada Eastern Standard Time (EST) = GMT+5 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) = GMT+4

USA & Canada clocks

on Daylight Saving Time

until Sunday 1 November 2009
see: Daylight-Saving-Time.com for details

USA Standard Time Date schedules here

Eastern Time – USA + Canada

ET ~ East Coast Time

Eastern Standard Time (EST) = GMT-5

Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) = GMT-4

To see time in a separate window press  here

What time zone Eastern Time?

Eastern Time is the Eastern Time Zone of the United States of America (USA) and Canada.  Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 5 hours behind Greenwich Mean TimeGMT-5). (

Does Eastern Time observe Daylight Saving Time?

In most states in the USA and in most provinces in Canada, Daylight-Saving Time (DST)  is observed.  During DST the time is shifted forward by 1 hour to EDT;  which is 4 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-4).

After the Summer months Eastern Time is shifted back by 1 hour to US Eastern Standard Time (EST) or (GMT-5).aspringforward


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s