UTC±00:00

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UTC±00:00
UTC offset time zone
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Areas in a darker shade use daylight saving time. The base color shows the standard time.
  UTC±00:00 0 degrees
Current time21:07, 11 October 2019 UTC±00:00 [refresh]
Meridians
 • Central0 degrees
 • Western border (nautical)7.5 degrees W
 • Eastern border (nautical)7.5 degrees E
Date-time group (DTG)Z
UTC±00:00: blue (January), orange (July), yellow (all year round), light blue (sea areas)
Time zones of Africa:
 -01:00  Cape Verde Time[a]
 ±00:00  Greenwich Mean Time
 +01:00  West Africa Time
 +02:00 
 +03:00  East Africa Time
 +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.

UTC±00:00 is the following time:

Western European Time (Northern Hemisphere winter only)[edit]

Principal cities: London, Dublin, Lisbon

Europe[edit]

Africa[edit]

Notes:

  1. The westernmost point where UTC with DST is applied is El Hierro, Canary Islands, Spain (18°00' W). Time used there is 2 hours and 12 minutes ahead of physical time in the summer, making for the greatest discrepancy in the UTC time zone.
  2. The easternmost settlement where UTC with DST is applied is Lowestoft in Suffolk, East Anglia, UK (at just 1°45' E).
  3. Note that Ireland[1] uses the term "standard time"[2] in reference to the summer months and "winter time" during what the rest of the time zone calls "standard time". This is the reverse of the practice of most countries in the EU, but provides the same end results.

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

As standard time (all year round)[edit]

Principal cities: Accra, Dakar

West Africa[edit]

Atlantic islands[edit]

Antarctica[edit]

Notes:

  1. The westernmost point where UTC with no DST is applied is Bjargtangar, at the northwest peninsula of Iceland (24°32' W). Time used there is 1 hour and 38 minutes ahead of physical time; this is the greatest deviation from physical time for UTC+00:00 with no DST.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Standard Time (Amendment) Act, 1971 – Schedule 1 Irish Statute Book
  2. ^ "STANDARD TIME ACT, 1968". Office of the Attorney General, Ireland. Retrieved 29 June 2012.