UTC−06:00

UTC−06:00
Time zone
World map with the time zone highlighted
UTC offset
UTCUTC−06:00
Current time
10:52, 21 June 2024 UTC−06:00 [refresh]
Central meridian
90 degrees W
Date-time group
S
UTC−06:00: blue (January), orange (July), yellow (year-round), light blue (sea areas)
Time in Nunavut
  Standard DST
GMT−05:00 GMT−04:00 Eastern Time
GMT−05:00 (year round) Eastern Time
GMT−06:00 GMT−05:00 Central Time
GMT−07:00 GMT−06:00 Mountain Time
Time in Indiana: Counties grouped by time zone. Lake Michigan shown in blue at top left.
Standard DST US time zone
Red UTC−06:00 UTC−05:00 Central Time
Yellow UTC−05:00 UTC−04:00 Eastern Time
Time in Mexico
Mexican time zone Standard DST U.S. equivalent
Zona Sureste UTC−05:00 Eastern Standard Time
Zona Centro UTC−06:00 UTC−05:00 Central Time
UTC−06:00 Central Standard Time
Zona Pacífico UTC−07:00 UTC−06:00 Mountain Time
UTC−07:00 Mountain Standard Time
Zona Noroeste UTC−08:00 UTC−07:00 Pacific Time

UTC−06:00 is an identifier for a time offset from UTC of −06:00. In North America, it is observed in the Central Time Zone during standard time, and in the Mountain Time Zone during the other eight months (see daylight saving time). Several Latin American countries and a few other places use it year-round.

As standard time (Northern Hemisphere winter)[edit]

Principal cities: Winnipeg, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, St. Louis, Minneapolis, Austin, Memphis, Kansas City, San Antonio, Nashville, New Orleans, Milwaukee, Oklahoma City, Reynosa

North America[edit]

CST is standard time in the 6th time zone west of Greenwich, centralized by the 90th meridian; used in North America in some parts of Canada, Mexico and the United States.[1]

As daylight saving time (Northern Hemisphere summer)[edit]

Principal cities: Calgary, Edmonton, Yellowknife, Denver, Billings, Boise, Salt Lake City, Albuquerque, El Paso, Ciudad Juárez

North America[edit]

As standard time (year-round)[edit]

Principal cities: Regina, Saskatoon, Huntsville, Little Rock, Puebla, Orizaba, Mexico City, Guadalajara, Monterrey, Guatemala City, Tegucigalpa, Managua, Belmopan, Belize City, San José, San Salvador, San Pedro Sula, Liberia.

Central America[edit]

  • Belize
  • Costa Rica
  • El Salvador
  • Guatemala
  • Honduras
  • Nicaragua
    • Called Central America Time Zone

North America[edit]

Oceania[edit]

East Pacific[edit]

As standard time (Southern Hemisphere winter)[edit]

Principal settlement: Hanga Roa

Oceania[edit]

East Pacific[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WordNet Search – 3.1". wordnetweb.princeton.edu. Retrieved 9 July 2017.
  2. ^ "Ontario Time Zone – Ontario Current Local Time – Daylight Saving Time". TimeTemperature.com. Retrieved 1 February 2015.
  3. ^ a b c "Hora Oficial en los Estados Unidos Mexicanos" (in Spanish). Centro Nacional de Metrologîa. 2 April 2023. Retrieved 21 October 2023.
  4. ^ a b c d "Time Zones of the United States". Statoids. Retrieved 25 August 2012.
  5. ^ "Time zone map (spring)" (PDF). Indiana State. 13 March 2011. Archived from the original (PDF) on 10 May 2012. Retrieved 14 July 2012.
  6. ^ "Kentucky County Map". Kentucky Map Collection. Geology.com. Retrieved 6 October 2012.
  7. ^ "Michigan Time Zone – Michigan Current Local Time – Daylight Saving Time". TimeTemperature.com. Retrieved 25 August 2012.
  8. ^ "Tennessee County Map". Tennessee Map Collection. Geology.com. Retrieved 6 October 2012.
  9. ^ "North American time zones: MST – Mountain Standard Time". Time and Date. Retrieved 28 September 2012.
  10. ^ New Time Zone in Fort Nelson, timeanddate.com, September 21, 2015.
  11. ^ "Canada Time Zone Map". WorldTimeZone.com. Retrieved 9 November 2012.
  12. ^ "15 USC § 264 – Part of Idaho in Fourth Zone". Legal Information Institute. Cornell University Law School. Retrieved 15 July 2012.

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