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What is military time for midnight?

Military time operates on a 24- hour clock that begins at midnight which is referred to as 0000 hours, with 1:00 a.m. being 0100 hours, 2:00 a.m. being 0200 hours, etc. all the way to 11:00 p.m. being 2300 hours.

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Thereof, is it midnight 0000 or 2400?

Midnight Military Time Explained Military time is a unique timekeeping system that is based on the 24 hour clock as standardized by ISO 8601. This standard notates midnight as both 0000 and 2400 but advises that 0000 is preferred as it generally refers to the start of a day.

Likewise, what time is military? Military time is based on a 24-hour clock beginning at midnight (0000 hours) and ends at 2359 hours. Military time format eliminates the need for using A.M. and P.M. designations as regular time uses numbers 1 to 12 to identify the hours in a day.

Similarly, you may ask, what is 9pm in military time?

Easy to Read Military Time Chart

12-hour am-pm clock 24-hour military time
8:00 pm 20:00
9:00 pm 21:00
10:00 pm 22:00
11:00 pm 23:00

What is midnight in 24 hour clock?

Midnight is called 24:00 and is used to mean the end of the day and 00:00 is used to mean the beginning of the day. For example, you would say "Tuesday at 24:00" and "Wednesday at 00:00" to mean exactly the same time.

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