What is 0138 military time to 12-hour time?

0138 = 1:38 AM

What time is 0138 Hours in Military Time? 1:38 AM in regular time on a 12-hour clock. The military format said "zero one thirty-eight" 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 0138 through a time chart, automated converter, and how to convert the 24 hour clock into a 12-hour AM/PM system by hand.

Here’s how to quickly convert 0138 Military Time to 12-Hour Standard Time

Converting 0138 from Military Time to 12h regular time is quite simple. Follow the steps below:

  1. Identify if 1 is greater than or less than 12
  2. 1 is less than 12. Just add "AM" to our output: 1:38 AM

0138 Time Conversion Chart

24 Hour Clock 12 Hour Clock (AM/PM) Military Time
01:38 1:38 0138
01:43 1:43 0143
01:48 1:48 0148
01:53 1:53 0153
01:58 1:58 0158
02:03 2:03 0203
02:08 2:08 0208
02:13 2:13 0213
02:18 2:18 0218
02:23 2:23 0223
02:28 2:28 0228
02:33 2:33 0233
02:38 2:38 0238
02:43 2:43 0243
02:48 2:48 0248
02:53 2:53 0253

How to say 0138 in military time: "zero one thirty-eight"

The way to read 0138 in military format always begins with four digits. Start with the hours in 0138 to say “zero one”. Then we can add the minutes to zero one and say “thirty-eight” in the conclusion. This gives direct time of day orders of "zero one thirty-eight" in a clear, concise way without using AM or PM 12-hour format.

1:38 AM vs 0138 Military Time

0138 Hours works from a 24-hour clock with a few basics:

  • Military Time has 4 digits continuously like: [0, 1] [3, 8]
  • Time zones are written with letter abbreviations and spoken by a phonetic alphabet
  • Military Time is spoken with “hours” at the end. “Thirteen thirty-five hours”

1:38 AM is on the 12-hour clock and works from a few basics:

  • 1:38 AM is based on a 12-hour clock format
  • 1:38 AM is used in most english-speaking countries
  • Does distinguish the morning and afternoon with AM/PM