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Armenia Time (AMT) is a time zone used in Armenia. Armenia Time is four hours ahead of UTC at UTC+04:00.[1]

Clock time is about one hour later than solar noon in Armenia. Consequently, population activity hours are similar to those in Paris or Barcelona, which have about the same shift to solar time. They are about one hour later compared to those in Berlin and Vienna, and are two hours later than those in Warsaw and New York.

Daylight saving time

Armenia does not utilize Daylight saving time. The Government of Armenia issued a decree that cancelled the observance of daylight saving time, otherwise known as Armenia Summer Time (AMST) in 2012.[2]

Other time zones in UTC +4

World map of current time zones
World map of current time zones

Some time zones exist that have the same offset as AMT, but can be found under a different name in other countries, these include:[3]

Artsakh

The partially recognized state of the Republic of Artsakh also uses Armenia Time (AMT).

See also

References

  1. ^ Nautical Almanac Office (U S ) (17 May 2013). The Nautical Almanac for the Year 2014. Government Printing Office. p. 262. ISBN 978-0-16-091756-1.
  2. ^ Armenia Time Zone - Armenia Current Time - Daylight Saving Time. TimeTemperature.com.
  3. ^ AMT – Armenia Time (Standard Time). TimeAndDate.com.