Central Africa Time
Central Africa Time or CAT, is a time zone used in central and southern Africa. Central Africa Time is two hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC+02:00), which is the same as the adjacent South Africa Standard Time, Egypt Standard Time, Eastern European Time, Kaliningrad Time and Central European Summer Time.
|-01:00||Cape Verde Time[a]|
|±00:00||Greenwich Mean Time|
|+03:00||East Africa Time|
b Mauritius and the Seychelles are to the east and north-east of Madagascar respectively.
Central Africa Time is observed by the following countries:
- Democratic Republic of the Congo (eastern side only)
- South Sudan
The following countries in Africa also use an offset of UTC+02:00 all-year round:
- Egypt (observes Egypt Standard Time)
- Eswatini (observes South African Standard Time)
- Lesotho (observes South African Standard Time)
- Libya (observes Eastern European Time)
- South Africa (observes South African Standard Time)