Current time in Eritrea


9:56 a.m.
May 25, 2022

Local time in Eritrea

The time in Eritrea is 3 hours ahead of UTC and 7 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Eritrea

Current time
9:56 a.m.
Timezone Eastern Africa Time (EAT)
Olson timezone name Africa/Asmara
Time difference 7 hours ahead of Ashburn
  3 hours ahead of UTC

Eritrea Daylight Saving time (DST)

Eritrea does not observe daylight savings.


Eritrea uses Eastern Africa Time EAT. EAT is UTC +0300. Eritrea's latitude and longitude is 15° 00' N and 39° 00' E. Therefore a three hours offset between WAT and UTC is not surprising, neither is the fact that the country doesn’t use daylight savings time.

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