Philippine Standard Time

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Philippine Standard Time (, abbreviated PST or PhST ), also known as Philippine Time (PHT), is the official name for the time in the Philippines.wikipedia
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Time zone

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The country only uses one time zone (UTC+08:00), and for a short period, it also used daylight saving time.

UTC+08:00

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The country only uses one time zone (UTC+08:00), and for a short period, it also used daylight saving time. Geographically, the Philippines lies within 116°40′ and 126°34′ east of the Prime Meridian, and is physically located within the UTC+08:00 time zone.

Philippines

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Philippine Standard Time (, abbreviated PST or PhST ), also known as Philippine Time (PHT), is the official name for the time in the Philippines.

International Date Line

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This meant that International Date Line moved from going west of the Philippines to go on the east side of the country.
From 1521 to 1844, the Philippines was one day behind its Asian neighbors (Saturday, 16 March 1521 was the first European visit, when Ferdinand Magellan claimed the area for Spain; colonization began on Friday, 27 April 1565).

Ferdinand Marcos

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, the Philippines does not observe daylight saving time, although it was in use for short periods during the presidency of Manuel L. Quezon in 1936–1937, Ramon Magsaysay in 1954, Ferdinand Marcos in 1978, and Corazon Aquino in 1990.
At 15:00 PST (GMT+8) on February 25, 1986, Marcos talked to United States Senator Paul Laxalt, a close associate of the United States President, Ronald Reagan, asking for advice from the White House.

Davao Oriental

Davao Oriental ProvinceDavao Oriental Province, PhilippinesDavao Oriental Province.

Daylight saving time in Asia

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The country only uses one time zone (UTC+08:00), and for a short period, it also used daylight saving time.

Daylight saving time

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The country only uses one time zone (UTC+08:00), and for a short period, it also used daylight saving time.

Prime meridian

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Geographically, the Philippines lies within 116°40′ and 126°34′ east of the Prime Meridian, and is physically located within the UTC+08:00 time zone.

PAGASA

Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services AdministrationPhilippine Weather BureauPhilippine Area of Responsibility
Philippine Standard Time is maintained by the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA).

China

People's Republic of ChinaChineseCHN
The Philippines shares the same time zone with China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Western Australia, Brunei, Irkutsk, Central Indonesia and most of Mongolia.

Taiwan

Republic of ChinaFormosaRepublic of China (Taiwan)
The Philippines shares the same time zone with China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Western Australia, Brunei, Irkutsk, Central Indonesia and most of Mongolia.

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Special Administrative RegionHong Kong, ChinaHongkong
The Philippines shares the same time zone with China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Western Australia, Brunei, Irkutsk, Central Indonesia and most of Mongolia.

Macau

MacaoMacau, ChinaMacanese
The Philippines shares the same time zone with China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Western Australia, Brunei, Irkutsk, Central Indonesia and most of Mongolia.

Malaysia

Federation of MalaysiaMalaysianMalaya
The Philippines shares the same time zone with China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Western Australia, Brunei, Irkutsk, Central Indonesia and most of Mongolia.

Singapore

Republic of SingaporeSingapore CitySingaporean
The Philippines shares the same time zone with China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Western Australia, Brunei, Irkutsk, Central Indonesia and most of Mongolia.

Western Australia

WAWestern AustralianWest Australia
The Philippines shares the same time zone with China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Western Australia, Brunei, Irkutsk, Central Indonesia and most of Mongolia.

Brunei

Brunei DarussalamBruneianNegara Brunei Darussalam
The Philippines shares the same time zone with China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Western Australia, Brunei, Irkutsk, Central Indonesia and most of Mongolia.

Irkutsk

IrkoutskIrkutsk CityIrkutsk, Russia
The Philippines shares the same time zone with China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Western Australia, Brunei, Irkutsk, Central Indonesia and most of Mongolia.

Indonesia

Republic of IndonesiaIndonesianIndonesian Republic
The Philippines shares the same time zone with China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Western Australia, Brunei, Irkutsk, Central Indonesia and most of Mongolia.

Mongolia

MongolRepublic of MongoliaMongolian
The Philippines shares the same time zone with China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Western Australia, Brunei, Irkutsk, Central Indonesia and most of Mongolia.