What is 0240 military time?

Convert 0240 military time to regular 12-hour format



0240 = 2:40 AM

What time is 0240 Hours in Military Time? 2:40 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 0240 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
0240 2:40 AM

Here’s how to quickly convert 0240 Military Time to 12-Hour Standard Time

Converting 0240 from Military Time to 12h regular time is quite simple. Follow the steps below:

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

0240 Time Conversion Chart

24 Hour Clock 12 Hour Clock (AM/PM) Military Time
02:40 2:40 0240
02:45 2:45 0245
02:50 2:50 0250
02:55 2:55 0255
03:00 3:00 0300
03:05 3:05 0305
03:10 3:10 0310
03:15 3:15 0315
03:20 3:20 0320
03:25 3:25 0325
03:30 3:30 0330
03:35 3:35 0335
03:40 3:40 0340
03:45 3:45 0345
03:50 3:50 0350
03:55 3:55 0355

How to say 0240 in military time

The way to read 0240 in military format always begins with four digits. Add the hours format “0240” the timezone (example: Yankee time zone). Once we have 0240 + 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.