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List of US States & Time Zones – American States and Their Time Zones

The United States of America is one of the largest countries in the world by land mass and populations. The USA comprises of 50 states and 5 territories. Each American state has its own time zone and some with even multiple time zones. In this article we will be looking at the full list of US states and their time zones.

The USA and her territories has a total of 9 time zones. Some US states use only one time zones while others have two. Below we will look at all the US sates and the different time zones that they use.

 

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What are the 9 Times Zones Used By US States and US territories?

The 9 time zones used by US States and USA territories are:

  1. Samoa Standard Time : 11 hours behind Universal Coordinated Time (UTC-11)
  2. Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time (HST): 10 hours behind Universal Coordinated Time (UTC-10)
  3. Alaska Standard Time (AKST): 9 hours behind UTC (UTC-9)
  4. Pacific Standard Time (PST): 8 hours behind Universal Coordinated Time (UTC-8)
  5. Mountain Standard Time (MST): 7 hours behind UTC (UTC-7)
  6. Central Standard Time (CST): 6 Hours behind Universal Coordinated Time (UTC-6)
  7. Eastern Standard Time (EST): 5hours behind UTC (UTC-5)
  8. Atlantic Standard Time (AST): It is 4hrs behind UTC (UTC-4)
  9. Chamorro Standard Time: 10 Hours ahead of the Universal Coordinated Time. (UTC+10)

 

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List of States in USA – US States and Their Time Zones

Below is a table showing all the US states and their time zones.

 Name of US States
Time Zone(s)
AlabamaCentral Standard Time Zone
AlaskaAlaska Standard Time Zone
Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time Zone
ArizonaMountain Standard Time Zone
Navajo Nation uses Daylight Saving Time (DST)
ArkansasCentral Standard Time Zone
CaliforniaPacific Standard Time Zone
ColoradoMountain Standard Time Zone
ConnecticutEastern Standard Time Zone
DelawareEastern Standard Time Zone
FloridaEastern Standard Time Zone
Central Standard Time Zone
GeorgiaEastern Standard Time Zone
HawaiiHawaii-Aleutian Standard Time Zone
IdahoMountain Standard Time Zone
Pacific Standard Time Zone
IllinoisCentral Standard Time Zone
IndianaEastern Standard Time Zone
Central Standard Time Zone
IowaCentral Standard Time Zone
KansasCentral Standard Time Zone
Mountain Standard Time Zone
KentuckyEastern Standard Time Zone
Central Standard Time Zone
LouisianaCentral Standard Time Zone
MaineEastern Standard Time Zone
MarylandEastern Standard Time Zone
MassachusettsEastern Standard Time Zone
MichiganEastern Standard Time Zone
Central Standard Time Zone
MinnesotaCentral Standard Time Zone
MississippiCentral Standard Time Zone
MissouriCentral Standard Time Zone
MontanaMountain Standard Time Zone
NebraskaCentral Standard Time Zone
Mountain Standard Time Zone
NevadaPacific Standard Time Zone
Mountain Standard Time Zone
New HampshireEastern Standard Time Zone
New JerseyEastern Standard Time Zone
New MexicoMountain Standard Time Zone
New YorkEastern Standard Time Zone
North CarolinaEastern Standard Time Zone
North DakotaCentral Standard Time Zone
Mountain Standard Time Zone
OhioEastern Standard Time Zone
OklahomaCentral Standard Time Zone
OregonPacific Standard Time Zone
Mountain Standard Time Zone
PennsylvaniaEastern Standard Time Zone
Rhode IslandEastern Standard Time Zone
South CarolinaEastern Standard Time Zone
South DakotaCentral Standard Time Zone
Mountain Standard Time Zone
TennesseeEastern Standard Time Zone
Central Standard Time Zone
TexasCentral Standard Time Zone
Mountain Standard Time Zone
UtahMountain Standard Time Zone
VermontEastern Standard Time Zone
VirginiaEastern Standard Time Zone
WashingtonPacific Standard Time Zone
Washington, D.CEastern Standard Time Zone
West VirginiaEastern Standard Time Zone
WisconsinCentral Standard Time Zone
WyomingMountain Standard Time Zone

United States Territories and their Time Zones

Below are the 5 territories of the United States Of America and their time Zones.

Name of US TerritoryTime zone of US Territory
American SamoaUTC-11: Samoa Standard Time
GuamUTC+10: Chamorro Standard Time
Northern Mariana IslandsUTC+10: Chamorro Standard Time
Puerto RicoUTC-4: Atlantic Standard Time (ATC)
U.S. Virgin IslandsUTC-4: Atlantic Standard Time (ATC)

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US States With Multiple Time Zones

From the above table, we can see that 14 out of the 50 states have multiple time zone. The 14 US states with multiple time zones includes:

  1. Alaska
  2. Florida
  3. Idaho
  4. Indiana
  5. Kansas
  6. Kentucky
  7. Michigan
  8. Nebraska
  9. Nevada
  10. North Dakota
  11. Oregon
  12. South Dakota
  13. Tennessee
  14. Texas

Other US states use only a single time zone.

 


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