Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)

Eastern Daylight Time EDT (USA & Canada)

What is the current time now in EDT: 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 (EDT) is the Daylight Saving Time (DST) of the Eastern Time Zone of the United States of America (USA) and Canada. 

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 Eastern Standard Time (EST) or (GMT-5).  Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 5 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-5).