Myanmar Standard Time

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Myanmar Standard Time (MST) (Burmese: မြန်မာ စံတော်ချိန်, [mjəmà sàɴdɔ̀dʑèiɴ]; formerly, Burma Standard Time) is the standard time in Burma (Myanmar), 6:30 hours ahead of UTC (UTC+06:30). MST is calculated on the basis of 97° 30' longitude.[1] MST is used all year round as Burma does not observe daylight saving time.[2]

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  1. ^ Myanmar: Facts and Figures. Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar. 2002. 
  2. ^ Nautical Almanac Office (U S ) (17 May 2013). The Nautical Almanac for the Year 2014. Government Printing Office. p. 262. ISBN 978-0-16-091756-1.