Current time in Svalbard and Jan Mayen

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4:37 p.m.
June 16, 2019
Svalbard and Jan Mayen
10:37 p.m.
June 16, 2019

Local time in Svalbard and Jan Mayen

The time in Svalbard and Jan Mayen is 2.0 hours ahead of UTC and 6.0 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Svalbard and Jan Mayen

Current time
10:37 p.m.
Daylight saving time 1.0 hour
Timezone Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Olson timezone name Arctic/Longyearbyen
Time difference 6.0 hours ahead of Ashburn
  2.0 hours ahead of UTC

Svalbard and Jan Mayen daylight saving time (DST)

DST Started March 31, 2019
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends Oct. 27, 2019
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start March 29, 2020
Forward 1 hour

More about the time in Svalbard and Jan Mayen

Svalbard and Jan Mayen use Central European Time CET and Central European Sumer Time CEST. CET is UTC +0100 and CEST is UTC +0200. Svalbard and Jan Mayen’s latitude and longitude is 78° 38′ N and 21° 59′ E. They are artic and remote Islands belonging to the Norwegian crown. Therefore being one hour ahead of UTC is very suitable for Svalbard and Jan Mayen. The use of daylight savings time on Svalbard and Jan Mayen is, of course, useless. At 78° N there is enough light during the summer without it.

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