Your location:

Your location

Profile Login

Skip Navigation LinksHome > Time Zones > Ecuador Time Zone - ECT

Ecuador Time Zone - ECT


The current time and date right now


1:13:08 PM
Wednesday, May 29, 2024

UTC/GMT is 18:13 on Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Ecuador Time is five hours behind Coordinated Universal Time standard, written as an offset of UTC - 5:00. That means to find the standard time in the zone you must subtract five hours from Coordinated Universal Time.

Territories observing the time zone are primarily in South America. It runs through Ecuador.

Ecuador remains on Ecuador Time all year long and does not change for Daylight Saving.

Locations in Ecuador Time Zone

The following areas are included in the time zone:

  • South America

    • Ecuador


The Galapagos Islands do not use Ecuador Time, instead they follow Galapagos Time or GALT and they remain on that time all year long.

Time Zone Conversions

Select A Location

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Add Clock To Your Website