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China Standard Time Zone - CST


The current time and date right now

5:55:55 PM
Friday, December 14, 2018

UTC/GMT is 09:55 on Friday, December 14, 2018

China Standard Time is eight hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time standard, written as an offset of UTC + 8:00. That means to find the standard time in the zone you must add eight hours to Coordinated Universal Time.

Territories observing the time zone are primarily in Asia. It runs through China, Macau, and Taiwan.

These Asian countries observe China Standard Time or CST all year long, and they do not observe Daylight Saving.

Locations in China Standard Time Zone

The following areas are included in the time zone:

  • Asia

    • China

    • Macau

    • Taiwan

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