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Source map from Ministere de la Marine, Service Hydrographique, Planisphere des fuseaux horaires, France, 1917
Standard Time / Adoption of GMT
Country / territorySolar timeAdopted standardGMT / UTC map
1910
map
1917
map
1919
Notes:
Great Britain: LondonGMT+00:01:15 1847GMTGMTGMTGMTConference 1884
Ireland: Dublin-00:25
-00:25:21
1880
1916
GMT-00:25:21-00:25:21GMTGMT
New Zealand:
  Auckland
  Chatham Isl.
 
GMT+11:39:04
GMT+12:13:48
 
1868
1868
 
GMT+11:30
GMT+12:15
 
+11:30
+12:15
 
+11:30
+12:15
 
+11:30
+12:15
Map shows Chatham isl. as 11:30
Canada:
  Pacific: Vancouver
  Mountain: Edmonton
  Central: Winnipeg
  Eastern: Toronto
  Inter-Colonial: Halifax
  Newfoundld: St. John's
 
GMT-08:12:288
GMT-07:33:52
GMT-06:28:36
GMT-05:17:32
GMT-04:14:24
GMT-03:30:52
 
1884
1906
1887
1895
1902
1935
 
GMT-08
GMT-07
GMT-06
GMT-05
GMT-04
GMT-03:30
 
-08
-07
-06
-05
-04
-03:30:52
 
-08
-07
-06
-05
-04
-03:30:52
 
-08
-07
-06
-05
-04
-03:30:52






Maps shows Newfoundland -03:39
USA:
  Pacific: Los Angeles
  Mountain: Denver
  Central: Chicago
  Eastern: New York
 
GMT-07:52:58
GMT-06:59:56
GMT-05:50:36
GMT-04:56:02
 
1883
1883
1883
1883
 
GMT-08
GMT-07
GMT-06
GMT-05
 
-08
-07
-06
-05
 
-08
-07
-06
-05
 
-08
-07
-06
-05
The International Meridian Conference, Washington D.C. 1884 Countries: Austria-Hungary, Brazil, Chili (Chile), Colombia, Costa Rica, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain, Guatemala, Hawaii, Italy, Japan, Liberia, Mexico, Netherlands, Paraguay, Russia, San Domingo, Salvador, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United States, Venezuela
Serbia: BelgradeGMT+01:221884GMT+01+01+01+01
Japan: TokyoGMT+09:18:591888GMT+09+09+09+09Conference 1884
Afghanistan: KabulGMT+04:36:481890GMT+04+04+04+04
Algeria: AlgiersGMT+00:12:12
GMT
1891
1911
GMT+00:09:21
GMT
+00:09:21GMTGMTParis time GMT+00:09:21 till 1911
Belgium: BrusselsGMT+00:17:301892GMTGMTGMTGMT
South Africa 1892
1903
GMT+01:30
GMT+02
+02+02+02 in 1903 changed to GMT+02
Italy: RomeGMT+00:49:561893GMT+01+01+01+01Conference 1884
Germany: BerlinGMT+00:53:281893GMT+01+01+01+01Conference 1884
Austria-Hungary
  Budapest
  Vienna
 
GMT+1:16:20
GMT+1:05:21
 
1890
1893
 
GMT+01
GMT+01
 
+01
+01
 
+01
+01
 
+01
+01
Conference 1884

railways
Bulgaria: SofiaGMT+01:33:16
GMT+01:56:56
1894GMT+02+02+02+02
Denmark: CopenhagenGMT+00:50:201894GMT+01+01+01+01Conference 1884
Switzerland: ZurichGMT+00:34:08
GMT+00:29:46
1894GMT+01+01+01+01Conference 1884
Australia:
  Western Australia: Perth
  South Australia: Adelaide
  Northern Territory: Darwin
  Victoria: Melbourne
  New South Wales: Sydney
  Queensland:Brisbane
  Tasmania:Hobart
 
GMT+07:43:24
GMT+09:14:20
GMT+08:43:20
GMT+09:39:52
GMT+10:04:52
GMT+10:12:08
GMT+09:49:16
 
1895
1895
1895
1895
1895
1895
1895
 
GMT+08
GMT+09
GMT+09
GMT+10
GMT+10
GMT+10
GMT+10
 
+08
+09
+09
+10
+10
+10
+10
 
+08
+09:30
+09:30
+10
+10
+10
+10
 
+08
+09:30
+09:30
+10
+10
+10
+10
Lord Howe IslandGMT+10:36:20
GMT+10
1895
1904
GMT+10
GMT+10:30
+10:30+10:30+10:30
Norway: OsloGMT+00:431895GMT+01+01+01+01
Hawaii: HonoluluGMT-10:31:261896GMT-10:30-10:30-10:30-10:30Conference 1884
Philippines: Manila GMT-15:56 GMT+08:04 1844
1899
GMT+08:04
GMT+08
+08 +08 +08 Philippines changed its date from the Western (American side) to the Eastern (Asiatic) side. See International Date Line in 1844
Puerto Rico: San JuanGMT-04:24:251899GMT-04-04-04-04
Sweden: StockholmGMT+01:12:12
GMT+01:00:14
1900GMT+01:00 +01+01+01Sweden adopted standard time +01h 14sec in 1879.
Conference 1884
Egypt: CairoGMT+02:05:091900GMT+02+02+02+02
Anglo-Egyptian SudanGMT+02:10:081900GMT+02+02+02+02
Gaza
Hebron
GMT+02:17:52
GMT+02:20:23
1900GMT+02+02+02+02
Alaska: SitkaGMT+14:58:47
GMT-09:01:13
1867
1900
GMT-09:01:13
GMT-08
-08-08-08 Alaska was a Russian territory (Russian America) until 1867 keeping the same date as at home (Eastern or Asiatic date) ; Alaska (U.S.) time changed to the Gregorian calendar, American date in 1867. See International Date Line in 1867-1892
Spain: MadridGMT+00:14:441901GMTGMTGMTGMTConference 1884
MidwayGMT-11:49:281901GMT-11-11-11-11
GuamGMT+09:391901GMT+10+10+10+10
Pitcairn: AdamstownGMT-08:40:201901GMT-8:30-8:30-8:30-8:30
Tonga: NukualofaGMT+12:19:20
GMT+12:20
1901
1941
GMT+12:20
GMT+13
+12:20+12:20+12:20
Cook Islands: RarotongaGMT-10:39:04
GMT-10:30
1901
1979
GMT-10:30
GMT-10
-10:30-10:30-10:30
Niue: AlofiGMT-11:19:40
GMT-11:20
1901
1951
GMT-11:20
GMT-11:30
-11:20-11:20-11:20
China: ShanghaiGMT+08:05:431901GMT+08+08+08+08
Mozambique: MaputoGMT+02:10:201903GMT+02+02+02+02
Rhodesia (British): HarareGMT+02:04:121903GMT+02+02+02+02
Hong KongGMT+07:36:421904GMT+08+08+08+08
Labuan and North Borneo1904GMT+08+08+08+08
Malaysia: Kuala LumpurGMT+06:46:46
GMT+06:55:25
1901
1905
GMT+06:55:25
GMT+07
+07+07+07
Seychelles: VictoriaGMT+03:41:481906GMT+04+04+04+04
India
  Kolkata (Calcutta)
 
 
  Mumbai (Bombay)
  Chennai (Madras)
Indian Peninsula

GMT+05:53:28
GMT+05:53:20
GMT+05:21:10
GMT+04:51:16
GMT+05:21:14
 

1854
1870
1906(1948)
1906(1955)
1906
1906

GMT+05:53:20
GMT+05:21:10
GMT+05:30
GMT+05:30
GMT+05:30
GMT+05:30





+05:30
+05:30





+05:30
+05:30





+05:30
+05:30
Kolkata retained its own local Calcutta Time until 1948

Mumbai retained its own local Bombay Time until 1955
Ceylon (Sri Lanka): ColomboGMT+05:19:24
GMT+05:19:32
1880
1906
GMT+05:19:32
GMT+05:30
+05:30+05:30+05:30
Mauritius: Port LouisGMT+03:501907GMT+04+04+04+04
Iceland: ReykjavikGMT-01:281908GMT-01-01-01
Faroe Islands: TorshavnGMT-00:27:041908GMTGMTGMTGMT
Korea: SeoulGMT+08:27:521908GMT+08:30+08:30+09+09
Peru: LimaGMT-05:08:361908GMT-05-05-05
Panama: PanamaGMT-05:18:08
GMT-05:19:36
1890
1908
GMT-05:19:36
GMT-05
-05-05-05
Turkey: Istanbul GMT+01:56:561910GMT+02+02+02+02
Chili (Chile): SantiagoGMT-04:42:46
GMT-05
GMT-04:42:46
1910
1916
1927
GMT-05
GMT-04:42:46
GMT-05
-05-04:42:46-04 Maps shows -04:43
Conference 1884
Montserrat: BradesGMT-04:08:521911GMT-04-04:08:52-04-04
British Virgin Islands: Road TownGMT-04:18:281911GMT-04-04:18:28-04-04
Dominica: RoseauGMT-04:05:361911GMT-04-04:05:36-04-04
Grenada: Saint George'sGMT-04:071911GMT-04-04:07-04-04
Samoa: ApiaGMT-11:26:561911GMT-11:30-11:26:56-11:30-11:30German Samoa from 1900 to 1914
American Samoa: Pago PagoGMT+12:37:12
GMT-11:22:48
1892
1911
GMT-11:22:48
GMT-11
-11:22:48-11-11
France: ParisGMT+00:09:211911GMT+00:09:21GMTGMT Conference 1884
Portugal: LisbonGMT-00:36:451911GMT-00:36:45GMTGMT
Azores: Ponta Delgada1911GMT-02-02-02
Tunisia: TunisGMT+00:09:211911GMT+01+00:09:21+01+01
Sao Tome and Principe: Sao TomeGMT+00:26:56
GMT-00:36:45
1884
1911
GMT-00:36:45
GMT
GMTGMT
Madeira: FunchalGMT-01:07:361911GMT-01-01-01
Portuguese Guinea (Guinea-Bissau): BissauGMT-01:02:201911GMT-01-01-01
Angola: LuandaGMT+00:52:56
GMT+00:52:04
1892
1911
GMT+00:52:04
GMT+01
+01+01
Portuguese India (Goa) 1911GMT+05+05+05
Cabo Verde: PraiaGMT-01:34:041912GMT-02-02-02
Venezuela: CaracasGMT-04:27:401912GMT-04:30-04:27:40-04:30-04:30Conference 1884
Tahiti: PapeeteGMT-09:58:161912GMT-10-09:58:16-10-10
Falkland Isl: StanleyGMT-03:51:241912GMT-04-03:51:24-04-04Map shows -03:51
British Honduras (Belize): BelmopanGMT-05:52:481912GMT-06-05:52:48-06-06
Anguilla: The ValleyGMT-04:12:161912GMT-04-04:12:16-04-04
Cayman Islands: George TownGMT-05:25:32
GMT-05:07:10
1890
1912
GMT-05:07:10
GMT-05
-05:07:10-05-05
Turks and Caicos Islands: Cockburn TownGMT-04:44:32
GMT-05:07:10
1890
1912
GMT-05:07:10
GMT-05
-05:07:10-05-05
Antigua and Barbuda: Saint John'sGMT-04:07:121912GMT-05-04:07:12-05-05
Jamaica: KingstonGMT-05:07:101912GMT-05-05:07:10-05-05
Saint Kitts and Nevis: BasseterreGMT-04:10:521912GMT-04-04:10:52-04-04
Saint Lucia: CastriesGMT-04:041912GMT-04-04:04-04-04
Saint Vincent and Grenadines: KingstownGMT-04:04:561912GMT-04-04:04:56-04-04
Trinidad and Tobago: Port of SpainGMT-04:06:041912GMT-04-04:06:04-04-04
Dahomey (Benin): Porto NovoGMT+00:10:281912GMT+00:10:28GMTGMT
Tuamotu GMT-10Map shows +14
Marquesas Isl.GMT-09:181912GMT-09:30Map shows +14
Brazil
  Rio Branco
  Manaus
  Sao Paulo
  Fernando de Noronha

GMT-04:31:12
GMT-04:00:04
GMT-03:06:28
GMT-02:09:40

1914
1914
1914
1914

GMT-05
GMT-04
GMT-03
GMT-02

-05
-04
-03
-02

-05
-04
-03
-02
Conference 1884
Colombia: BogotaGMT-04:56:161914GMT-05-04:56:16-05-05Conference 1884
Albania: TiranaGMT+01:19:201914GMT+01+01:19:20+01+01
Poland: WarsawGMT+01:241915GMT+01+01:24+01+01
Fiji: SuvaGMT+11:55:441915GMT+12+11:55:44+12+12Map shows 11:54
British Guiana(Guyana): GeorgetownGMT-03:52:40
GMT-03:45
1915
1975
GMT-03:45
GMT-03
-03:52:40-03:45-03:45Map shows -03:45
Greece: Athens GMT+01:34:521916GMT+02+01:34:52+02+02
AscensionGMT-00:57 GMT  Map shows 00:57
Guatemala: Guatemala CityGMT-06:02:041918GMT-06-06:02:04-06:02:04-06Conference 1884
Iraq: BaghdadGMT+02:57:40
GMT+02:57:36
1890
1918
GMT+02:57:36
GMT+03
+02:57:36+03
Russia
  Pulkowa
  Moscow

  Volgograd
  Samara
  Yekaterinburg

  Omsk
  Novosibirsk
  Krasnoyarsk
  Irkutsk
  Chita
  Yakutsk
  Vladivostok
  Sakhalin
  Magadan
  Kamchatka
  Anadyr
 
GMT+02:31:19
GMT+02:30:17
GMT+02:31:19
GMT+02:57:40
GMT+03:20:20
GMT+04:02:33
GMT+03:45:05
GMT+04:53:30
GMT+05:31:40
GMT+06:11:26
GMT+06:57:05
GMT+07:33:52
GMT+08:38:58
GMT+08:47:31
GMT+09:30:48
GMT+10:03:12
GMT+10:34:36
GMT+11:49:56

1919
1916
1919
1920
1919
1916
1919
1919
1919
1920
1920
1919
1919
1922
1905
1924
1922
1924

GMT+03
GMT+02:31:19
GMT+03
GMT+03
GMT+03
GMT+03:45:05
GMT+04
GMT+05
GMT+06
GMT+06
GMT+07
GMT+08
GMT+08
GMT+09
GMT+09
GMT+10
GMT+11
GMT+12

+02:30:17
+02:30:17

 
 
+04:02:33

 
 
 
+06:57:05
 
 
+08:47:31
+09
 
 
 

+02:31:19
+02:31:19

 
 
+03:45:05

 
 
 
+06:57:05
 
 
+08:47:31
+09
 
 
 

+03
+03

+02:57:40
+03
+04

+05
+06
+06:11:26
+06:57:05
+08
+08
+08:47:31
+09
+10:03:12
+10:34:36
+11:49:56
All telegraph stations had used the time of the Royal Observatory at Pulkowa (Pulkovo Observatory), near St. Petersburg- GMT + 2h 1m 18.6 s (1844-1852)

Map shows Pulkowa as 02:01




Conference 1884
Nigeria: LagosGMT+00:13:361919GMT+01+00:13:36+01
Argentina: Buenos AiresGMT-03:53:48
GMT-04:16:48
1894
1920
GMT-04:16:48
GMT-04
-04:16:48-04:16:48Map shows Cordoba as -04:17
Uruguay: MontevideoGMT-03:44:51
GMT-04
GMT-03:30
1920
1923
1943
GMT-04
GMT-03:30
GMT-03
-03:44:51-03:44:51Map shows -03:45
Nepal: KathmanduGMT+05:41:161920GMT+05:30+05:41:16+05:41:16
Siam (Thailand): BangkokGMT+06:42:041920GMT+07+06:42:04+06:42:04Map shows 06:42
British Burma: RangoonGMT+06:24:471920GMT+06:30+06:24:47+06:24:47
Finland: HelsinkiGMT+01:39:491921GMT+02+01:39:49+01:39:49
Costa Rica: San JoseGMT-05:36:131921GMT-06-05:36:13-05:36:13-05:36:13Map shows -05:35
Conference 1884
Salvador: San SalvadorGMT-05:56:481921GMT-06-05:56:48-05:56:48-05:56:48Map shows -05:57
Conference 1884
Nauru: YarenGMT+11:07:401921GMT+11:30+11:07:40+11:07:40
Mexico
  Tijuana

  Chihuahua

  Mexico City

GMT-07:48:04

GMT-07:04:20

GMT-06:36:36

1922
1924
1922
1927
1922
1927

GMT-07
GMT-08
GMT-07
GMT-06
GMT-07
GMT-06

-07:48:04

-07:04:20

-06:36:36

-07:48:04

-07:04:20

-06:36:36

-07:48:04

-07:04:20

-06:36:36
Conference 1884
Dutch East Indies (Indonesia): BataviaGMT+07:07:121923GMT+07:20+07:07:12+07:07:12Map shows 07:19
Sumatra: PadangGMT+06:41:21 GMT+07Map shows 06:41
Cuba: HavanaGMT-05:29:361925GMT-05-05:29:36-05:29:36Map shows -05:29
Bermuda: HamiltonGMT-04:19:181930GMT-04-04:19:18-04:19:18Map shows -04:19
Romania: BucharestGMT+01:44:241931GMT+02+01:44:24+01:44:24
Paraguay: AsuncionGMT-03:50:401931GMT-04-03:50:40-03:50:40-03:50:40Conference 1884
Ecuador: GuayaquilGMT-05:19:20
GMT-05:14
1890
1931
GMT-05:14
GMT-05
-05:14-05:14-05:14
Barbados: BridgetownGMT-03:58:291932GMT-04-03:58:29-03:58:29Maps shows -03:58
Bolivia: La PazGMT-04:32:361932GMT-04-04:32:36-04:32:36Maps shows -04:33
San DomingoGMT-04:39:36
GMT-04:40
1890
1933
GMT-04:40
GMT-05
-04:40-04:40-04:40Conference 1884
Nicaragua: ManaguaGMT-05:45:121934GMT-06-05:45:12-05:45:12Map shows -05:45
Holland: AmsterdamGMT+00:19:321940GMT+00:19:32+00:19:32+00:19:32Map shows 00:20
Conference 1884
Dutch Guiana(Suriname): ParamariboGMT-03:40:40
GMT-03:40:52
GMT-03:40:36
1911
1935
1945
GMT-03:40:52
GMT-03:40:36
GMT-03:30
-03:40:40-03:40:52-03:40:52
Persia (Iran): TehranGMT+03:25:441946GMT+03:30+03:25:44+03:25:44
Liberia: MonroviaGMT-00:43:08
GMT-00:44:30
1919
1972
GMT-00:44:30
GMT
-00:43:08-00:43:08-00:44:30Conference 1884

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