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NOTE: THIS INFORMATION IS NOT INTENDED AS AN ENDORSEMENT OR RECOMMENDATION, AND IS PRESENTED SIMPLY AS A CONVENIENCE TO THE READER. BECAUSE OF THE CHANGING AVAILABILITY OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, THE COMPLETENESS OF THIS LISTING IS NOT GUARANTEED.

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BECAUSE WORLD CITIES ARE SEPARATED BY BOTH DISTANCE AND IN WHICH TIME ZONE THEY ARE LOCATED, A WORLDWIDE TIME REFERENCE IS NEEDED TO AVOID CONFUSION FOR...

A. INTERNATIONAL PHONE CALLS AND FAX TRANSMISSIONS
B. INTERNET RADIO AND PODCAST SCHEDULES AND OTHER ONLINE EVENTS
C. GLOBAL NEWSCASTS, POSTAL DELIVERIES AND TRAVEL CONNECTIONS

THE ANSWER WAS THE UNIVERSAL TIME (UT) SYSTEM ESTABLISHED JANUARY 1, 1972 WHICH INCLUDES THE 24 WORLD TIME ZONES BASED ON MIDNIGHT AT ZERO DEGREES LONGITUDE, GREENWICH MERIDIAN (GM)...
- WEST OF GM IS MINUS (-) UT
- EAST OF GM IS PLUS (+) UT

FOR REFERENCE, THE MOST WESTERN TIME ZONE, HAWAII STANDARD TIME (HST) AND THE MOST EASTERN ZONE, NEW ZEALAND, AUCKLAND STANDARD TIME (AST).

NOTE THAT BECAUSE OF WIDELY VARYING INTERNATIONAL USAGE, DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME IS NOT REPORTED IN THIS LISTING.

IN ADDITION, BESIDES ONLINE TIME-OF-DAY INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE FROM:

- U.S. NAVAL OBSERVATORY
- 1-202-762-1401
- MASTER CLOCK ANNOUNCES BOTH LOCAL AND UNIVERSAL TIMES

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AFRICA...

1. JOHANNESBURG - SOUTH AFRICA = 3 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +200, -500 & 000

2. CAIRO - EGYPT = 3 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +200, -500 & 000

3. NAIROBI - KENYA = 4 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +300, -500 & 000

4. ADDIS ABABA - ETHIOPIA = 4 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +300, -500 & 000

5. MOGADISHU - SOMALIA = 4 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +300, -500 & 000

ASIA...

6. KIEV - UKRAINE = 3 PM
WASHINGTON,DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +200, -500 & 000

7. TBILISI - GEORGIA = 4 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +300, -500 & 000

8. MOSCOW - RUSSIA = 5 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +400, -500 & 000

9. NOVOSIBIRSK - SIBERIA = 7 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +600, -500 & 000

10. BEIJING - CHINA = 9 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +800, -500 & 000

11. HONG KONG - CHINA = 9 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +800, -500 & 000

12. YAKUTSK - RUSSIA = 11 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +1000, -500 & 000

EUROPE...

13. BERLIN - GERMANY = 2 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +100, -500 & 000

14. MADRID - SPAIN = 2 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +100, -500 & 000

15. ROME - ITALY = 2 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +100, -500 & 000

16. GENEVA - SWITZERLAND = 2 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +100, -500 & 000

17. PARIS - FRANCE = 2 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +100, -500 & 000

18. ATHENS - GREECE = 3 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +200, -500 & 000

MIDDLE-FAR EAST...

19. BEIRUT - LEBANON = 3 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +200, -500 & 000

20. DAMASCUS - SYRIA = 3 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +200, -500 & 000

21. JERUSALEM - ISRAEL = 3 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +200, -500 & 000

22. ISTANBUL - TURKEY = 3 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +200, -500 & 000

23. BAGDAD - IRAQ = 4 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +300, -500 & 000

24. MECCA - SAUDI ARABIA = 4 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +300, -500 & 000

25. TEHRAN - IRAN = 4:30 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +330, -500 & 000

26. ISLAMADAD - PAKISTAN = 6 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +500, -500 & 000

27. HOCHIMIMH CITY - VIETNAM = 8 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +700, -500 & 000

28. BANGKOK - THAILAND = 8 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +700, -500 & 000

29. MANILA - PHILIPPINES = 9 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +800, -500 & 000

30. KABUL - AFGHANISTAN = 9:30 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +830, -500 & 000

31. SEOUL - KOREA = 10 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +900, -500 & 000

32. TOKYO - JAPAN = 10 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +900, -500 & 000

33. NEW DELHI - INDIA = 10:30 PM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +930, -500 & 000

NORTH-CENTRAL AMERICA...

34. HONOLULU - HAWAII = 3 AM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = -1000, -500 & 000

35. LOS ANGELES - CALIFORNIA = 5 AM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = -800, -500 & 000

36. MEXICO CITY - MEXICO = 7 AM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = -600, -500 & 000

37. OTTAWA - CANADA = 8 AM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = -500, -500 & 000

OCEANIA...

38. SYDNEY - AUSTRALIA = 12 AM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +1100, -500 & 000

39. WELLINGTON - NEW ZEALAND = 2 AM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = +1300, -500 & 000

SOUTH AMERICA...

40. BRASIGLIA - BRAZIL = 5 AM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = -800, -500 & 000

41. BOGOTA - COLUMBIA = 8 AM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = -500, -500 & 000

42. HAVANA - CUBA = 8 AM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = -500, -500 & 000

43. PORT-AU-PRINCE - HAITI = 8 AM
WASHINGTON, DC = 8 AM
LONDON, ENGLAND = 1 PM
UNIVERSAL TIME = -500, -500 & 000

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