Official time in Shanghai - China

17:01:23

Shanghai is located in UTC+8, that is +8 hours in relation to the Greenwich Meridian.

The city of Shanghai is located in China on the continent Asia and the time is now shown on our watch.

Timezone in Shanghai

Shanghai is located in UTC+8. 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 Shanghai

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

To find Shanghai 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. Shanghai and the country China are approximately the 120 degrees of Meridian.

About Shanghai

Shanghai is located on the Asia continent , is a city of China and the timezone is UTC+8. At this time there is no daylight saving time in Shanghai.


Region Shanghai
Country China
Continent Asia
Timezone +8
Daylight time No