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UTC Time Zone Infobox
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All time zones defined by difference with UTC
Min Behind (-) 0 Ahead (+)
:00 12 11 10 09 08 07 06 05 04 03 02 01 00 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14
:30 09 03 03 04 05 06 08 09 10 11
:45 05 12
  UTC+13:00 ~ 165 degrees W – all year
Areas in a darker shade use daylight saving time. The base color shows the standard time.
Central 165 degrees W
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UTC+13:00 is an identifier for a +13 hour time offset from UTC.

UTC+13: Blue (December), Orange (June), Yellow (all year round), Light Blue – Sea areas

As standard time (all year round)


As standard time (Southern Hemisphere winter)


As daylight saving time (Southern Hemisphere summer)



  • Some bases in Antarctica, in particular South Pole and McMurdo Station. These places are the first in the world to see the sun at New Year, since the sun is up at midnight at that time of the year.


The Republic of Kiribati introduced a change for its eastern half on 1 January 1995, from time zones −11 and −10 to +13 and +14, to avoid having the country divided by the International Date Line.

Tonga has been on UTC+13 for many years. Daylight saving time was used in the southern summer seasons from 1999 to 2002.[4]

UTC+13 was used as a daylight time (summer in Northern Hemisphere) in the parts of very eastern Russia (Chukotka and Kamchatka) that used the former Kamchatka Time. Since March 2010 these regions have switched to using Magadan Time instead.

See also


  1. "Tokelau: Wrong local time for over 100 years". timeanddate.com.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "Samoa to change time zones and move forward by a day". Metro.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "Samoa to move the International Dateline". Herald Sun.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/clockchange.html?n=277&year=1999

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