Timezone on the Maldives

Maldives Time (MVT)

The differences of the several time zones to each other are always specified in relation to the "Universal Time Coordinated" (UTC), the time on the prime meridian (zero longitude). The Maldives Time is consistent with UTC +5.

The Maldives Time does not have an associated daylight saving time.
The Maldives Time applies only to Maldives.

Countries in Maldives Time

The MVT applies to the following countries:

CountryRegionStandard timeDST
MaldivesMaldivesMVTno DST

Further Countries in the same timezone of UTC +5

Although the timezone is named "Maldives 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):