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From based on 2012c data
Data from the file ""
of the tz database
Country code
(ISO 3166-1 alpha-2)
(ISO 6709)
Comments Berlin time
Other data from tz database
UTC offset
(ISO 8601)
UTC offset DST
(ISO 8601)
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Europe/Berlin is a time zone identifier from the zone file of the IANA time zone database. The data is as follows:

Berlin time

The reference point is Berlin.

Covered area[edit]

The covered area is Germany except the exclave of Büsingen am Hochrhein.[1]

Pre-1970 differences[edit]

Differences in 1945 between East Berlin and West Berlin have been reported and despite the fact that the two cities were located in different countries after 1970 there is only one zone.[2][3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Olson, Arthur David (2012-03-03). "New zone for DE, split from Europe/Berlin". 
  2. ^ Olson, Arthur David (2008-01-28). "FW: Corrections to historic German timezone information". 
  3. ^ Schauble, Paul (2008-02-04). "Re: FW: Corrections to historic German timezone information".