Official time in Jamaica - Kingston

19:07:31

Jamaica is located in UTC-5, that is -5 hours in relation to the Greenwich Meridian.

The capital of Jamaica is Kingston which has the same time shown above in our watch.

Timezone in Jamaica

Jamaica is located in UTC-5. Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) is divided into 24 hours, 12 of which are positive and 12 are negative.

The starting point is the Greenwich Meridian. On the right are the countries with early hours and the left those that are late.

Position of Jamaica

The UTC setting in Jamaica is defined in relation to the degree of distance of Jamaica from the 0 degree point.

To find Jamaica let's imagine the earth as a sphere, it has 360 degrees and if we divide that number by 24 hours we reach number 15, degrees an hour ago. Jamaica and the capital Kingston are approximately the -75 degrees of Meridian.

About Jamaica

Jamaica is located on the Central America continent , is a city of Kingston and the timezone is UTC-5. At this time there is no daylight saving time in Jamaica.


Country Jamaica
Capital Kingston
Continent Central America
Timezone -5
Daylight Time No