CET (Central European Time)
GMT +1
MESZ
Mitteleuropäische Sommerzeit
GMT +2
UTC
Universal Time Coordinated
GMT +0

Time Difference

CET (Central European Time) is 1 hours behind of Mitteleuropäische Sommerzeit and 1 hour ahead of Universal Time Coordinated
So 3:00 am03:00 in Berlin, Germany is 4:00 am04:00 in MESZ and is 2:00 am02:00 in UTC

3:00 am03:00 CET (Central European Time) (Berlin, Germany). Offset UTC +1:00 hour
4:00 am04:00 Mitteleuropäische Sommerzeit (MESZ). Offset UTC +2:00 hours
2:00 am02:00 Universal Time Coordinated (UTC). Offset UTC 0:00 hours

3:00 am03:00 Berlin, Germany / 4:00 am04:00 MESZ / 2:00 am02:00 UTC

Berlin, Germany MESZ UTC
12am (midnight) 1am 11pm
1am 2am 12am (midnight)
2am 3am 1am
3am 4am 2am
4am 5am 3am
5am 6am 4am
6am 7am 5am
7am 8am 6am
8am 9am 7am
9am 10am 8am
10am 11am 9am
11am 12pm (noon) 10am
12pm (noon) 1pm 11am
1pm 2pm 12pm (noon)
2pm 3pm 1pm
3pm 4pm 2pm
4pm 5pm 3pm
5pm 6pm 4pm
6pm 7pm 5pm
7pm 8pm 6pm
8pm 9pm 7pm
9pm 10pm 8pm
10pm 11pm 9pm
11pm 12am (midnight) 10pm
0:00 1:00 23:00
1:00 2:00 0:00
2:00 3:00 1:00
3:00 4:00 2:00
4:00 5:00 3:00
5:00 6:00 4:00
6:00 7:00 5:00
7:00 8:00 6:00
8:00 9:00 7:00
9:00 10:00 8:00
10:00 11:00 9:00
11:00 12:00 10:00
12:00 13:00 11:00
13:00 14:00 12:00
14:00 15:00 13:00
15:00 16:00 14:00
16:00 17:00 15:00
17:00 18:00 16:00
18:00 19:00 17:00
19:00 20:00 18:00
20:00 21:00 19:00
21:00 22:00 20:00
22:00 23:00 21:00
23:00 0:00 22:00

CET (Central European Time)

Offset: CET is 1 hour ahead Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) and is used in Europe

Countries: It is used in following countries: Andorra, Albania, Austria, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Belgium, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Algeria, Spain, France, Gibraltar, Croatia, Hungary, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Serbia, Sweden, Slovenia, Svalbard & Jan Mayen, Slovakia, San Marino, Tunisia, Vatican City

Principal Cities: The largest city in the CET timezone is Berlin from Germany with population about 3.426 million people. Other major cities in the area are Madrid, Rome, Paris, Algiers

Daylight Saving: This is a standard timezone, however during summer some places switch clocks for one hour forward when daylight saving comes into effect and observe Central European Summer Time (CEST).

Start: CET started and clocks were set one hour back on Sunday, 25 October 2020, at 3:00 (3:00 am) local time.

End: CET ends and clocks are set one hour forward on Sunday, 28 March 2021, at 2:00 (2:00 am) local time.

German: MEZ - Mitteleuropäische Zeit

Berlin, Germany Time Zone Geo Map
Berlin, Germany timezone map
Berlin, Germany representations, usage and related time zones

W3C/ISO-8601: International standard covering representation and exchange of dates and time-related data
  • +01 - basic short
  • +0100 - basic
  • +01:00 - extended

Email/RFC-2822: Internet Message Format Date Standard, typically used for timestamps in email headers
  • +0100 - sign character (+) followed by a four digit time providing hours (01) and minutes (00) of the offset. Indicates one hour and zero minutes time differences to the east of the zero meridian.

Military/NATO: Used by the U.S. military, Chinese military and others
  • Alpha - Military abbreviation for CET
  • A - short form of 'Alpha'

IANA/Olson: Reflects CET time zone boundaries defined by political bodies, primarily intended for use with computer programs and operating systems
  • Africa/Algiers
  • Africa/Ceuta
  • Africa/Tunis
  • Arctic/Longyearbyen
  • Atlantic/Jan_Mayen
  • CET
  • Europe/Amsterdam
  • Europe/Andorra
  • Europe/Belgrade
  • Europe/Berlin
  • Europe/Bratislava
  • Europe/Brussels
  • Europe/Budapest
  • Europe/Busingen
  • Europe/Copenhagen
  • Europe/Gibraltar
  • Europe/Ljubljana
  • Europe/Luxembourg
  • Europe/Madrid
  • Europe/Malta
  • Europe/Monaco
  • Europe/Oslo
  • Europe/Paris
  • Europe/Podgorica
  • Europe/Prague
  • Europe/Rome
  • Europe/San_Marino
  • Europe/Sarajevo
  • Europe/Skopje
  • Europe/Stockholm
  • Europe/Tirane
  • Europe/Vaduz
  • Europe/Vatican
  • Europe/Vienna
  • Europe/Warsaw
  • Europe/Zagreb
  • Europe/Zurich
  • Poland

Time zones with the GMT +1 offset:

  • BST - British Summer Time
  • CET - Central European Time
  • IST - Irish Standard Time
  • WEST - Western European Summer Time
  • A - Alpha Time Zone
  • CET - Central European Time
  • MEZ - Mitteleuropäische Zeit
  • WAT - West Africa Time
  • WST - Western Sahara Summer Time
  • BMT - Biel Mean Time
  • GMT - GMT
  • +01 -


Universal Time Coordinated

Offset: UTC is 0 hours ahead Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) and is used in Universal

Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) is the world time standard that regulates clocks and time. It is successor to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). For casual use, UTC is the same as GMT, but is used by the scientific community.
UTC is the time standard commonly used across the world since 1972. It is used in many technical fields, like aviation industry and meteorologists, also used to synchronize time across internet networks.

UTC representations, usage and related time zones

W3C/ISO-8601: International standard covering representation and exchange of dates and time-related data
  • Z - is the zone designator for the zero UTC/GMT offset, also known as 'Zulu' time
  • +00 - basic short
  • +0000 - basic
  • +00:00 - extended

Email/RFC-2822: Internet Message Format Date Standard, typically used for timestamps in email headers
  • +0000 - sign character (+) followed by a four digit time providing hours (00) and minutes (00) of the offset. Indicates zero hour and zero minutes time differences of the zero meridian.

Military/NATO: Used by the U.S. military, Chinese military and others
  • Zulu - Military abbreviation for UTC
  • Z - short form of 'Zulu'

IANA/Olson: Reflects UTC time zone boundaries defined by political bodies, primarily intended for use with computer programs and operating systems
  • Etc/UCT
  • Etc/UTC
  • Etc/Universal
  • Etc/Zulu
  • UCT
  • UTC
  • Universal
  • Zulu

Time zones with the GMT +0 offset:

  • EGST - Eastern Greenland Summer Time
  • GMT - Greenwich Mean Time
  • WET - Western European Time
  • AZOST - Azores Summer Time
  • UTC - Universal Time Coordinated
  • WT - Western Sahara Standard Time
  • Z - Zulu Time Zone
  • +00 -