Does Malaysia have different time zones?

Which country has same timezone as Malaysia?

Further Countries in the same timezone of UTC +8

Country Region Timezone
Brunei countrywide Brunei Darussalam Time (BNT)
China Shanghai China Standard Time (CST)
Hong Kong countrywide Hong Kong Time (HKT)
Indonesia Makassar Central Indonesia Time (CIT)

Why is Malaysia GMT 8?

“The Sabah and Sarawak times had been chosen because it was appropriate in terms of daylight savings and convenience to all Malaysians,” a parliament motion by Dr Mahathir read. … So, on 1 January 1982, the clocks in peninsular Malaysia were brought forward to match those in East Malaysia (GMT +8:00).

Is Malaysia time GMT?

The local mean time in Kuala Lumpur was originally GMT+06:46:46.

Time in Peninsular Malaysia.

Period in use Time offset from GMT Name of Time (unofficial)
1 January 1982 – present UTC+08:00 Malaysia Standard Time

Which country has same time zone?

List of time zones by country

Sovereign state No. of time zones Time zone
Spain 2 UTC±00:00 (WET) — Canary Islands UTC+01:00 (CET) — main territory of Spain
Ukraine 2 UTC+02:00 (EET)
Afghanistan 1 UTC+04:30
Albania 1 UTC+01:00 (CET)

Is Malaysia and Philippines the same time?

The time difference between Malaysia and Philippines is 0 hour(s). While in Malaysia the actual local time is 08:00, in Philippines the time is 08:00.

What is Singapore time called?

Singapore Standard Time (SST), also known as Singapore Time (SGT), is used in Singapore and is 8 hours ahead of UTC (UTC+08:00).

What does 2pm UTC mean?

2:00 PM UTC is 7:00 AM in your local time.

What is PST time in Malaysia?

Pacific Daylight Time is 15 hours behind of Malaysia Time

1:00 pm in PDT is 4:00 am in MYT.

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