Current time in Madagascar


12:06 p.m.
Oct. 28, 2021

Local time in Madagascar

The time in Madagascar 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 Madagascar

Current time
12:06 p.m.
Timezone Eastern Africa Time (EAT)
Olson timezone name Indian/Antananarivo
Time difference 7 hours ahead of Ashburn
  3 hours ahead of UTC

Madagascar Daylight Saving time (DST)

Madagascar does not observe daylight savings.


Madagascar uses Eastern Africa Time EAT. EAT is UTC +0300. Madagascar's latitude and longitude is 20° 00' S and 47° 00' E. Therefore a three hours offset between EAT and UTC is very suitable for Madagascar. Madagascar is a very big island off the east coast a Africa. It’s not very far south of the equator so there is no need for daylight savings time.

Important cities in Madagascar

The current time in some important cities in Madagascar is shown below.