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America Time Zones
By ClassBrain Staff
Nov 3, 2007, 11:30 PST



There are six time zones for the United States. From east to west they are Eastern Standard Time (EST), Central Standard Time (CST), Mountain Standard Time (MST), Pacific Standard Time (PST), Alaskan Standard Time (AST), and Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time (HST).

Image courtesy of the National Atlas


This time zone map shows all 50 US states and their time zones. Download the map as a PDF file.
The names of each time zone change along with Daylight Saving Time. For example, Eastern Standard Time (EST) becomes Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). Daylight Saving Time begins at 2:00 a.m. local time on the first Sunday in April. On the last Sunday in October area on Daylight Saving Time fall back to Standard Time at 2:00 a.m. Arizona, parts of Indiana, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, U.S. Virgin Islands and American Samoa do not observe Daylight Saving Time.





Source: NIST & USNO


Cool Time Keepers For Travelers

Trio Time Clip

Trio Time Clip

The Trio Time Clip gives you three clocks in one-for local time, the time back home, AND your wake-up alarm! The rugged, water-resistant Trio Time Clip is perfect for the world traveler who needs to know the time in multiple time zones. It has a quality Japanese movement, two analog clock faces with luminescent hands and numbers, a digital clock face with date, stopwatch and alarm functions, built-in LED flashlight, and domed mineral glass crystal. Durable aluminum case with polished titanium color finish. Includes belt clip, removable stand, and three batteries. Easy to set!(3 x 2½ x 1¾"; 3½ oz; 58 dB)


Women's Dual Time Watch

Women's Dual Time Watch

Let's see, if it's 9:00 am here in Belgium, what time is it back home? Keeping up with different time zones is always a challenge for world travelers. We've seen many high-tech "world time" watches, but many are so complicated, you have to be an engineer to program them! Our quality, easy-to-set, dual time zone watch has a precision quartz movement that stays accurate within three minutes a year, and a comfortable textured leather band, available in Brown or Black. PLEASE SPECIFY BAND COLOR (1¼ x ¾" face; 1 oz)


Men's Dual Time Watch

Men's Dual Time Watch

Let's see, if it's 9:00 am here in Belgium, what time is it back home? Keeping up with different time zones is always a challenge for world travelers. We've seen many high-tech "world time" watches, but many are so complicated, you have to be an engineer to program them! Our quality, easy-to-set, dual time zone watch has a precision quartz movement that stays accurate within three minutes a year, and a comfortable textured leather band, available in Brown or Black. PLEASE SPECIFY BAND COLOR (1½ x 1" face; 1 oz)


Eagle Creek World Travel Clock

Eagle Creek World Travel Clock

Wake up with our compact World Travel Clock. Features a crescendo alarm with snooze, rotating world time calculating ring, and a flip top cover that folds over to serve as a stand. Made of sturdy, high impact ABS plastic.(21/2 x 21/2").


Global Atomic Travel Alarm

Global Atomic Travel Alarm

The first travel clock of its kind, it picks up radio signals from atomic time transmitters in the United States, Europe and the Far East, so it stays amazingly accurate (within one second in a million years!) as you travel all over the world. It even adjusts automatically for Daylight Savings Time. Has soft backlighting, snooze, calendar, rotating stand and travel pouch. Takes two lithium batteries (included). (41⁄4 x 23⁄4 x 3⁄4"; 73dB; 4 oz)


Geochron Standard--Gold Trim

Geochron Standard--Gold Trim

It's a spectacular educational tool for teaching geography and astonomy. Or just let it mesmerize you (and your friends) as you watch the colorful map of our world moving so slowly and quietly, one inch per hour, across Geochron's surface, its light pattern changing with the seasons. Accurate, reliable, easy to set, and an absolutely magnificent gift for the traveler who has everything. Or for yourself. The Geochron Standard is available in three trims (Silver, Gold or Black) and seven laminate finishes (Supreme Walnut, Sterling Royce, Almond, Black Goatskin, New Oak, Mahogany Recut Veneer, Designer Oak ) Surface mount hardware is included.AVAILABLE APPROXIMATELY 2 WEEKS FROM THE DATE OF ORDER.







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