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China Standard Time (CST)

Current time

The current time is Monday, Aug 20, 2018, 01:42:01 .

Offset from UTC: +0800

China Standard Time is 8 hours later than UTC, which is the international baseline that other time zones are compared to (also known as GMT).

In email headers and other technical contexts, this time zone is often expressed as +0800.

Daylight Savings

This time zone does not have Daylight Savings Time; the time is the same all year.

Similar time zones

The following time zones are equivalent to China Standard Time. Note that they may not share the same observance of (or schedule for) Daylight Savings Time.

Where is China Standard Time used?