UTC+07:00

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UTC+07:00
Timezones2008 UTC+7 gray.png
World map with the time zone highlighted
UTC offset
UTCUTC+07:00
Current time
06:34, 15 February 2020 UTC+07:00 [refresh]
Central meridian
105 degrees E
Date-time group
G
UTC+07:00 in 2010: blue (December), yellow (all year round), orange (June), light blue (sea areas)
Time in Russia
     KALT Kaliningrad Time UTC+2 (MSK−1)
     MSK Moscow Time UTC+3 (MSK±0)
     SAMT Samara Time UTC+4 (MSK+1)
     YEKT Yekaterinburg Time UTC+5 (MSK+2)
     OMST Omsk Time UTC+6 (MSK+3)
     KRAT Krasnoyarsk Time UTC+7 (MSK+4)
     IRKT Irkutsk Time UTC+8 (MSK+5)
     YAKT Yakutsk Time UTC+9 (MSK+6)
     VLAT Vladivostok Time UTC+10 (MSK+7)
     MAGT Magadan Time UTC+11 (MSK+8)
     PETT Kamchatka Time UTC+12 (MSK+9)
Time in Indonesia:
  UTC+07:00 - Indonesia Western Standard Time
[WIB]
  UTC+08:00 - Indonesia Central Standard Time
[WITA]
  UTC+09:00 - Indonesia Eastern Standard Time
[WIT]

Neighboring countries:
  UTC+07:00 - Thailand, Vietnam
  UTC+08:00 - Brunei, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore
  UTC+09:00 - East Timor, Palau
  UTC+09:30 - Central Australia
  UTC+10:00 - Papua New Guinea

UTC+07:00 is an identifier for a time offset from UTC of +07:00. In ISO 8601 the associated time would be written as 2020-02-15T06:34:43+07:00. It is 7 hours ahead of the UTC, meaning areas in this time zone would be 07:00 while UTC is shown to midnight (00:00).

Also known as Indochina Time (ICT), it is used in:

As standard time (all year round)[edit]

Principal cities: Jakarta, Ho Chi Minh City, Bangkok, Krasnoyarsk

Southeast Asia[edit]

North Asia[edit]

East Asia[edit]

It is considered the westernmost time zone in East Asia.

Antarctica[edit]

Discrepancies between official UTC+07:00 and geographical UTC+07:00[edit]

Since legal, political and economic in addition to physical or geographical criteria are used in the drawing of time zones, it follows that official time zones do not precisely adhere to meridian lines.
The UTC+07:00 time zone, were it drawn by purely geographical terms, would consist of exactly the area between meridians 97°30′ E and 112°30′ E.
As a result, there are places which, despite lying in an area with a "physical" UTC+07:00 time, actually use another time zone.
Conversely, there are areas that have gone for UTC+07:00, even though their "physical" time zone is UTC+08:00, UTC+06:00, or even UTC+05:00.

Areas located within UTC+07:00 longitudes using other time zones[edit]

This concerns areas within 97°30′ E to 112°30′ E longitude.

Using UTC+06:30

Eastern part of Myanmar

Using UTC+08:00

In China, many parts of central China including:

In Russia

Outside China & Russia:

Using UTC+09:00

A (western) part Sakha Republic in Russia, including the urban localities Aykhal and Udachny.

Areas located outside UTC+07:00 longitudes using UTC+07:00 time[edit]

Areas between 67°30′ E and 97°30′ E ("physical" UTC+05:00 and UTC+06:00)[edit]

Areas between 112°30′ E and 127°30′ E ("physical" UTC+08:00)[edit]

In Indonesia:

In Russia:

  • The very easternmost part of Krasnoyarsk Krai

Historical time offsets[edit]

Kansu-Szechwan (UTC+07:00) is marked green in this map

The Republic of China's offset for this time zome is Kansu-Szechwan, and is used until 1949, when the Communists ruled over China and making UTC+08:00 the standard time for all Mainland China. Formerly, from 1918 to 1949, this time offset is used in eastern Sikang and Tsinghai, central Outer Mongolia (1921-1924), and all of Yunnan, Kwangsi, Kweichow, Ningsia, Suiyuan, Kansu, and Shensi

This time zone is also the standard of Malaysia and Singapore from June 1, 1905, to December 31, 1932.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Indonesia Time Zones – Indonesia Current Time". TimeTemperature.com. Retrieved 27 October 2012.
  2. ^ Gwlliam Law. "Provinces of Indonesia". Statoids. Retrieved 27 October 2012.
  3. ^ a b c d "Russia Time Zones – Russia Current Times". TimeTemperature.com. Retrieved 20 November 2016.
  4. ^ a b c d "Russia Time Zone Map". WorldTimeZone.com. Retrieved 22 March 2018.
  5. ^ "HOVT – Hovd Time". Asian time zones. Time and Date. Retrieved 14 July 2012.

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