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Alaska Standard Time (AKST)

Current time

The current time is Thursday, Jun 20, 2019, 02:55:53 .

Offset from UTC: -0900

Alaska Standard Time is 9 hours earlier 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 -0900.

Daylight Savings

This time zone is not used during Daylight Savings Time. In places that do observe Daylight Savings, Alaska Standard Time is only used during the cooler part of the year.

Where is Alaska Standard Time used?