Eastern Daylight Time (USA + Canada)

Eastern Daylight Saving Time ( EDT ) = GMT-4 (USA + Canada)

What is the current time now in Eastern Daylight Time Zone?

Eastern Time

Clock showing current local time now in USA & Canada Eastern Time Zone

USA & Canada clocks

Daylight Saving Time dates 2015

Sunday 8 March 2015 2am local time
until Sunday 1 November 2015 2am local time
see: Daylight-Saving-Time.com for details

USA and Canada Standard Time Date schedules here

Eastern Time - USA + Canada

ET ~ East Coast Time

Eastern Standard Time ( EST ) = GMT-5
Eastern Daylight Time ( EDT ) = GMT-4

To see time in a separate window press Eastern Time

What time zone Eastern Daylight Time ?

Eastern Daylight Time is the Eastern Time Zone of the United States of America (USA) and Canada.  Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 5 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-5).

Does Eastern Time observe Daylight Saving Time?

In most states in the USA and in most provinces in Canada, Daylight-Saving Time (DST)  is observed.  During DST the time is shifted forward by 1 hour to EDT;  which is 4 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-4).

After the Summer months Eastern Time is shifted back by 1 hour to US Eastern Standard Time (EST) or (GMT-5).