UTC−05: Blue (December), Orange (June), Yellow (all year round), Light Blue - Sea areas

UTC−05 is an identifier for a time offset from UTC of −05.

This offset is used in the Eastern Time Zone during standard time and in the Central Time Zone during Daylight Saving Time (DST).[1]

In Central America, this region is considered the Western Caribbean Time Zone.

Standard time all year round[]

Eastern Standard Time[]

  • Canada - Southampton Island only


Central & South America[]

Standard time northern hemisphere winter[]


Eastern standard time[]

Daylight saving time northern hemisphere summer[]

Central daylight time[]

Daylight saving time southern hemisphere summer[]

  • Chile - Easter Island. See also Time in Chile.

See also[]

  • Time in Canada
  • Time in Colombia
  • Time in Mexico
  • Time in Peru
  • Time in the United States
  • Eastern Standard Time
  • Central Daylight Time
  • List of places in the UTC−05 timezone


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