Tag:boundary=timezone

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2014-07-05 12 40 49 Sign for the Mountain Time Zone along Interstate 80 eastbound just west of the Utah border in West Wendover, Nevada.JPG
Description
Boundaries of time zone Edit or translate this description.
Group: Boundaries
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesmay be used on waysmay be used on areasmay be used on relations
Useful combination
See also
Status: proposed

Wikidata

boundary=timezone is used to tag regions that observes a uniform standard time. Such boundaries could be used for automatic adjustment of clock time during the travel using current GPS coordinates, for example.

Combo tags

  • Name of the time zone could be specified by name=* (Central European Time, Moscow Time, Pacific Time Zone...)
  • For abbreviation code for time zone use ref=*, e.g. ref=AST for Atlantic Standart Time Zone, ref=CET for Central European Time etc.
  • Use utc=* to tag Coordinated Universal Time offset of the time zone in ±hh:mm format, e.g. utc=+01:00 for Central European Time, utc=-07:00 for Mountain Time Zone etc.
  • Use timezone=* to specify which IANA time zone database time zone applies.

See also

List of time zones by country