Zeitzone in Ecuador

Galapagos Time (GALT)

The differences of the several time zones to each other are always specified in relation to the "Coordinated Universal Time" (UTC), the time on the prime meridian (zero longitude). The Galapagos Time is consistent with UTC -6.

The Galapagos Time does not have an associated daylight saving time.
The Galapagos Time applies only to some parts of Ecuador.

Countries in GALT

The Galapagos Time applies to the following countries:

CountryRegionStandard timeDST
EcuadorGalapagosGALTno DST



Further Countries in the same timezone of UTC -6

Although the timezone is named "Galapagos Time", it has mostly politcal reasons. It simply means that eg beginning and ending of daylight saving time always uniformly apply here. There are some other countries, in which the clock strikes just the same hour. These countries have the same temporal distance to UTC (Universal Time Coordinated):

CountryRegionTimezone
BelizeBelizeCentral Standard Time (CST)
CanadaWinnipegCentral Standard Time (CST)
Costa RicaCosta RicaCentral Standard Time (CST)
El SalvadorEl SalvadorCentral Standard Time (CST)
GuatemalaGuatemalaCentral Standard Time (CST)
HondurasTegucigalpaCentral Standard Time (CST)
MexicoMexico CityCentral Standard Time (CST)
NicaraguaManaguaCentral Standard Time (CST)
United StatesMenomineeCentral Standard Time (CST)