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JST – Japan Standard Time (Standard Time)

Time zone map of JST
Currently observing JST.
Areas with same time currently (UTC +9).
Currently observing JST – Japan Standard Time.
Currently has same time zone offset as JST (UTC +9) but different time zone name.

Japan Standard Time (JST) is 9 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is in use during standard time in: Asia.

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Email Time Zone Indicator: +0900

An email sent from someone in the Japan Standard Time (JST) time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0900" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0900" does not have to be in Japan Standard Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

Where and When is JST Observed?

Asia

Asian countries using JST all year:

  • Japan

Other Time Zones in UTC +9

Some time zones exist that have the same offset as JST, but can be found under a different name:


JST time now

01:43:56

Sunday, 18 August 2019


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