In Indiana 80 counties are in the Eastern Time Zone , whilst 12 counties in the in Evansville and Gary Metro Areas of Indiana are in Central Time Zone .
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Chesterton, IN | Crown Point, IN | Dyer, IN | East Chicago, IN | Gary, IN | Griffith, IN | Griffith, IN | Hammond, IN | Hebron, IN | Jasper, IN | Knox, IN | Lowell, IN | Merrillville, IN | Michigan City, IN | Michiana Shores, IN | Munster, IN | Newburgh, IN | Portage, IN | Plainfield, IN | | Odon, IN | Trail Creek, IN | Valparaiso, IN
Like most states in the USA, Daylight-Saving Time ( DST ) is observed in Indiana, where the time is shifted forward by 1 hour to Eastern Daylight Time ( EDT ); which is 4 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time ( GMT-4 ). Areas in Central Time Zone move to Central Daylight Time.
After the Summer months the time in Indiana is shifted back by 1 hour to US Eastern Standard Time (EST) or (GMT-5).
Sunday 13 March 2016 2am local time
until Sunday 6 November 2016 2am local time
see: Daylight-Saving-Time.com for details
USA and Canada Standard Time Date schedules here
Indiana State is in the Eastern Time Zone in the United States. Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 5 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-5) but there are exceptions and this has changed over time.
18 Indiana counties in the Central Time and adopt Daylight Saving Time.
In North-West Indiana 7 counties: Lake, Porter, Laporte, Newton, Jasper, Starke and Pulaski .
NB Pulaski County changed to the Eastern Time zone from 12 March 2007 leaving 17 counties on Central time
In South-West Indiana 11 counties: Knox, Daviess, Martin, Gibson, Pike, Dubois, Posey, Vanderburg, Warrick, Spencer & Perry.
Some counties got the OK to move back to Eastern Time zone in November 2007
It was reported on September 20, 2007 by Evansville Courier Press in Indiana.
The U.S. Department of Transportation has decided that five South-western Indiana counties can move back to the Eastern Time Zone . The counties of Knox, Daviess, Dubois, Martin and Pike will move back to the Eastern Time Zone when Indiana moves back its clock from daylight savings time, according to the ruling.
Perry County will remain on the Central Time Zone . It, too, had requested to move to Eastern Time, but that request was denied by the federal government.