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Time zones of Africa:    UTC-01:00   Cape Verde Time[a]    UTC±00:00   Greenwich Mean Time    UTC+01:00   Central European TimeWest Africa Time    UTC+02:00   Central Africa TimeEastern European TimeEgypt Standard TimeSouth African Standard Time    UTC+03:00   East Africa Time    UTC+04:00   Mauritius Time[b]Seychelles Time[b]  .mw-parser-output .citation{word-wrap:break-word}.mw-parser-output .citation:target{background-color:rgba(0,127,255,0.133)}a The islands of Cape Verde are to the west of the African mainland.b Mauritius and the Seychelles are to the east and north-east of Madagascar respectively.
Time zones of Africa:
 UTC-01:00  Cape Verde Time[a]
 UTC±00:00  Greenwich Mean Time
 UTC+01:00 
 UTC+02:00 
 UTC+03:00  East Africa Time
 UTC+04:00 
a The islands of Cape Verde are to the west of the African mainland.
b Mauritius and the Seychelles are to the east and north-east of Madagascar respectively.

East Africa Time, or EAT, is a time zone used in eastern Africa. The time zone is three hours ahead of UTC (UTC+03:00), which is the same as Moscow Time, Arabia Standard Time, Further-eastern European Time and Eastern European Summer Time.[1]

As this time zone is predominantly in the equatorial region, there is no significant change in day length throughout the year and so daylight saving time is not observed.[1]

East Africa Time is observed by the following countries:

See also

References

  1. ^ a b "EAT Time". World Time Zones.Org. Archived from the original on 10 February 2011. Retrieved 29 April 2012.