Military Time (24-Hour Clock)

Military Time Clock

Military Time Converter

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Military Time Chart

Regular Time (12-Hour Clock) Military Time (24-Hour Clock) Pronunciation
12:00 a.m. 0000 zero-zero-zero-zero
1:00 a.m. 0100 zero one hundred
2:00 a.m. 0200 zero two hundred
3:00 a.m. 0300 zero three hundred
4:00 a.m. 0400 zero four hundred
5:00 a.m. 0500 zero five hundred
6:00 a.m. 0600 zero six hundred
7:00 a.m. 0700 zero seven hundred
8:00 a.m. 0800 zero eight hundred
9:00 a.m. 0900 zero nine hundred
10:00 a.m. 1000 ten hundred
11:00 a.m. 1100 eleven hundred
12:00 p.m. 1200 twelve hundred
1:00 p.m. 1300 thirteen hundred
2:00 p.m. 1400 fourteen hundred
3:00 p.m. 1500 fifteen hundred
4:00 p.m. 1600 sixteen hundred
5:00 p.m. 1700 seventeen hundred
6:00 p.m. 1800 eighteen hundred
7:00 p.m. 1900 nineteen hundred
8:00 p.m. 2000 twenty hundred
9:00 p.m. 2100 twenty one hundred
10:00 p.m. 2200 twenty two hundred
11:00 p.m. 2300 twenty three hundred

What Is Military Time?

Military time is the convention of timekeeping in which the day is divided into 24 hours. Also known as the 24-hour clock, within this system the day runs from midnight to midnight, from 0 to 23. Today, it is the most widely used time format in the world.

How Does Military Time Work?

As the day is approximately 24 hours, in the military time clock, the day begins at midnight, 00:00 in military time, and ends at 23:59.

How to Read Military Time?

First of all, remember that the military clock runs from 0000 (zero-zero-zero-zero hours) to 2359 (twenty-three hundred fifty-nine hours). To tell the hour, you need to use hundred, instead of thousand. For instance, zero nine hundred is how you read 9 a.m., and twenty-one hundred is how you read 9 p.m. For minutes, just use the numbers. Finally, append hours. For more examples, see the military time chart above.

Does Military Time Use Minutes?

Yes, the military time uses minutes. To read minutes, just read the numbers. For instance, 03:33 can be read as zero-three hundred thirty-three hours.

How to Calculate Military Time?

From 1 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., pad a zero to the hour. Thus, 1 a.m. can be expressed as 0100 in the military time. From 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., remove the colon to convert the 12-hour clock to army time. For the time that's 1:00 p.m. or larger, add 12 hours to get the time in 24-hour format. For instance, 10:00 p.m. can be expressed as 2200 in the army time clock.

How to Convert Military Time?

Although there are many methods to convert military time, the easiest way is using the Military Time Converter that you can find on this page.

What Is the Military Time Converter?

The Military Time Converter is an easy-to-use military time calculator. With the Army Time Converter, you can convert regular time to military time and vice-versa.

How to Learn Military Time?

Although you can get familiar with military time through practice, you can also get help from apps you can find on the Internet, the Play Store or the App Store. But, printing the military chart would be a great start to learning military time.

What Countries Use Military Time?

The United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, and other NATO countries use military time for military, aviation, and navigation services.

What Time Is Midnight In Military Time?

0000 (zero-zero-zero-zero hours).

What Is 0001 in Military Time?

12:01 a.m.

If Military Time Is 0145, What Time Is It on a Regular Clock?

1:45 a.m.

What Time Is 1530 Military Time?

3:30 p.m.

What Time Is 1730 Military Time?

5:30 p.m.