What is 0040 military time?

Convert 0040 military time to regular 12-hour format



0040 = 12:40 AM

What time is 0040 Hours in Military Time? 12:40 AM in regular time on a 12-hour clock. Military format is used throughout the world (not just the military) and leverages a 24-hour time format which has been adopted by military, first responders, and hospital time setting. Below are ways to convert 0040 through a time chart, automated converter, and how to convert the 24 hour clock into a 12-hour AM/PM system by hand.

Military format 12-hour format
0040 12:40 AM

Here’s how to quickly convert 0040 Military Time to 12-Hour Standard Time

Converting 0040 from Military Time to 12h regular time is quite simple. Follow the steps below:

  1. Identify if 0 is greater than or less than 12
  2. 0 is less than 12. Just add "AM" to our output: 12:40 AM

0040 Time Conversion Chart

24 Hour Clock 12 Hour Clock (AM/PM) Military Time
00:40 0:40 0040
00:45 0:45 0045
00:50 0:50 0050
00:55 0:55 0055
01:00 1:00 0100
01:05 1:05 0105
01:10 1:10 0110
01:15 1:15 0115
01:20 1:20 0120
01:25 1:25 0125
01:30 1:30 0130
01:35 1:35 0135
01:40 1:40 0140
01:45 1:45 0145
01:50 1:50 0150
01:55 1:55 0155

How to say 0040 in military time

The way to read 0040 in military format always begins with four digits. Add the hours format “0040” the timezone (example: Yankee time zone). Once we have 0040 + Yankee say “hours” in the conclusion. This gives direct orders of time of day and timezone in a clear, concise way without using AM or PM 12 hour format.