UTC−06:00

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UTC−06:00
time zone
Timezones2008 UTC-6 gray.png
World map with the time zone highlighted
UTC offset
UTCUTC−06:00
Current time
23:33, 28 October 2020 UTC−06:00 [refresh]
Central meridian
90 degrees W
Date-time group
S
UTC−06:00: blue (January), orange (July), yellow (all year round), light blue (sea areas)
Time in Nunavut
  Standard DST
GMT−05:00 GMT−04:00 Eastern Time
GMT−05:00 (year round) Eastern Time
GMT−06:00 GMT−05:00 Central Time
GMT−07:00 GMT−06:00 Mountain Time
Time in Indiana: Counties grouped by tz database zones. Lake Michigan shown in blue at top left.
Standard DST US time zone
Red and pink UTC−06:00 UTC−05:00 Central Time
Other colors UTC−05:00 UTC−04:00 Eastern Time
Time in Mexico
Winter Summer (DST) Mexican time zone North American equivalent
UTC−05:00 Zona Sureste Eastern Time
UTC−06:00 UTC−05:00 Zona Centro Central Time
UTC−07:00 UTC−06:00 Zona Pacífico Mountain Time
UTC−07:00 Zona Pacífico Mountain Time
UTC−08:00 UTC−07:00 Zona Noroeste Pacific Time

UTC−06:00 is an identifier for a time offset from UTC of −06:00. In North America, it is observed in the Central Time Zone during standard time, and in the Mountain Time Zone during the other eight months (see Daylight saving time). Several Latin American countries and a few other places use it year round.

As standard time (Northern Hemisphere winter)[edit]

Principal cities: Mexico City, Chicago, Winnipeg

North America[edit]

CST is standard time in the 6th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 90th meridian; used in North America in some parts of Canada, Mexico and the United States.[1]

As daylight saving time (Northern Hemisphere summer)[edit]

Principal cities: Denver, Calgary, Edmonton, Ciudad Juárez

North America[edit]

As standard time (all year round)[edit]

Principal cities: Guatemala City, Tegucigalpa, Managua

Central America[edit]

North America[edit]

East Pacific[edit]

As standard time (Southern Hemisphere winter)[edit]

East Pacific[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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