Current time in Iceland

World  / Iceland

Ashburn
12:09 a.m.
Dec. 17, 2018
Iceland
5:09 a.m.
Dec. 17, 2018

Local time in Iceland

The time in Iceland is has the same time as UTC and 5.0 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Iceland

Current time
5:09 a.m.
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
Olson timezone name Atlantic/Reykjavik
Time difference 5.0 hours ahead of Ashburn
  same time as UTC

More about the time in Iceland

Iceland uses Greenwich Mean Time GMT. GMT is of course UTC +0000. Iceland's latitude and longitude is 65° 00' N and 18° 00' W. Geographically time in Iceland should one hour behind UTC. It is not. Therefore Iceland has a relatively late sunrise, especially during the winter. Due to its high latitude there is not much daylight during the winter days. There isn’t even enough daylight to save by using daylight savings time.

Worldklok / timezone map

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Map of Iceland