Current time in Panama


1:22 a.m.
May 25, 2022

Local time in Panama

The time in Panama is 5 hours behind UTC and 1 hour behind Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Panama

Current time
1:22 a.m.
Timezone Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Olson timezone name America/Panama
Time difference 1 hour behind Ashburn
  5 hours behind UTC

Panama Daylight Saving time (DST)

Panama does not observe daylight savings.


Panama uses Eastern Standard Time EST. EST is UTC -0500. Panama's latitude and longitude is 09° 00' N and 80° 00' W . Therefore being five hours behind UTC is very suitable for Panama. Because of its low latitude Panama has no use for daylight savings time.

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