This time zone converter lets you visually and very quickly convert EST to Moscow, Russia time and vice-versa. Simply mouse over the colored hour-tiles and glance at the hours selected by the column. and done!
EST stands for Eastern Standard Time. Moscow, Russia time is 8 hours ahead of EST. So, when it is it will be
Eastern Standard Time is 8 hours behind of Moscow Standard Time
So 7:00 pm 19:00 in EST is 3:00 am 03:00 in MSK
7:00 pm 19:00 Eastern Standard Time (EST). Offset UTC -5:00 hours
3:00 am 03:00 Moscow Standard Time (MSK). Offset UTC +3:00 hours
7:00 pm 19:00 EST / 3:00 am 03:00 MSK
Eastern Standard Time
Offset: EST is 5 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) and is used in North America
Countries: It is used in following countries: Bahamas, Canada, Haiti, Jamaica, Cayman Islands, Mexico, Panama, Turks & Caicos Is, United States
Principal Cities: The largest city in the EST timezone is New York City from USA with population about 8.175 million people. Other major cities in the area are Toronto, Montreal, Brooklyn, Borough of Queens
Daylight Saving: This is a standard timezone, however during summer some places switch clocks for one hour forward when daylight saving comes into effect and observe Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Start: EST starts annually on the same date and time. and clocks were set one hour back on Sunday, November 3, 2019, at 2:00 (2:00 am) local time.
End: EST ends annually on the same date and time. and clocks are set one hour forward on Sunday, March 8, 2020, at 2:00 (2:00 am) local time.
French: HNE — Heure Normale de l’Est
Spanish: ET — Tiempo del Este, ET — Zona Sureste
EST representations, usage and related time zones
- -05 — basic short
- -0500 — basic
- -05:00 — extended
- -0500 — sign character (-) followed by a four digit time providing hours (05) and minutes (00) of the offset. Indicates five hour and zero minutes time differences to the west of the zero meridian.
- Romeo — Military abbreviation for EST
- R — short form of ‘Romeo’
Time zones with the GMT -5 offset:
- CDT — Central Daylight Time
- EST — Eastern Standard Time
- ET — Eastern Time
- COT — Colombia Time
- CST — Cuba Standard Time
- EASST — Easter Island Summer Time
- ECT — Ecuador Time
- PET — Peru Time
- R — Romeo Time Zone
- -05 —
Moscow Standard Time
Offset: MSK is 3 hours ahead Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) and is used in Europe
Countries: It is used in following countries: Russia
Principal Cities: The largest city in the MSK timezone is Moscow from Russia with population about 10.381 million people. Other major cities in the area are Saint Petersburg, Nizhniy Novgorod, Kazan, Rostov na Donu
Daylight Saving: Moscow Standard Time (MSK) is not adjusted for daylight saving therefore MSK remains the same through out the year. This means, unlike some time zones where the clock is set forward by one hour every summer and backward by one hour during winter to adjust for daylight saving, Moscow Standard Time remains the same
MSK representations, usage and related time zones
- +03 — basic short
- +0300 — basic
- +03:00 — extended
- +0300 — sign character (+) followed by a four digit time providing hours (03) and minutes (00) of the offset. Indicates three hour and zero minutes time differences to the east of the zero meridian.
- Charlie — Military abbreviation for MSK
- C — short form of ‘Charlie’
Time zones with the GMT +3 offset:
- EEST — Eastern European Summer Time
- MSK — Moscow Standard Time
- AST — Arabia Standard Time
- C — Charlie Time Zone
- EAT — Eastern Africa Time
- FET — Further Eastern European Time
- IDT — Israel Daylight Time
- TRT — Turkey Time
- +03 —
Moscow, Russia time is 8:00 hours ahead Eastern Standard Time
Eastern Standard Time
Sunday, November 17, 2019
Monday, November 18, 2019
The best time to call from EST to Moscow
When planning a call between EST and Moscow, you need to consider that the geographic areas are in different time zones. EST is 8 hours behind of Moscow.
If you are in EST, the most convenient time to accommodate all parties is between 9:00 am and 10:00 am for a conference call or meeting. In Moscow, this will be a usual working time of between 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm.
If you want to reach out to someone in Moscow and you are available anytime, you can schedule a call between 11:00 pm and 3:00 pm your time. This time span will be between 7:00 am and 11:00 pm Moscow time.
Quickly and easily compare or convert EST time to Moscow time, or the other way around, with the help of this time converter. Below, you can see the complete table of the conversions between EST and Moscow.