What is 0506 military time to 12-hour time?

0506 = 5:06 AM

What time is 0506 Hours in Military Time? 5:06 AM in regular time on a 12-hour clock. The military format said "zero five six" 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 0506 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 0506 Military Time to 12-Hour Standard Time

Converting 0506 from Military Time to 12h regular time is quite simple. Follow the steps below:

  1. Identify if 5 is greater than or less than 12
  2. 5 is less than 12. Just add "AM" to our output: 5:06 AM

0506 Time Conversion Chart

24 Hour Clock 12 Hour Clock (AM/PM) Military Time
05:06 5:06 0506
05:11 5:11 0511
05:16 5:16 0516
05:21 5:21 0521
05:26 5:26 0526
05:31 5:31 0531
05:36 5:36 0536
05:41 5:41 0541
05:46 5:46 0546
05:51 5:51 0551
05:56 5:56 0556
06:01 6:01 0601
06:06 6:06 0606
06:11 6:11 0611
06:16 6:16 0616
06:21 6:21 0621

How to say 0506 in military time: "zero five six"

The way to read 0506 in military format always begins with four digits. Start with the hours in 0506 to say “zero five”. Then we can add the minutes to zero five and say “six” in the conclusion. This gives direct time of day orders of "zero five six" in a clear, concise way without using AM or PM 12-hour format.

5:06 AM vs 0506 Military Time

0506 Hours works from a 24-hour clock with a few basics:

  • Military Time has 4 digits continuously like: [0, 5] [0, 6]
  • 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”

5:06 AM is on the 12-hour clock and works from a few basics:

  • 5:06 AM is based on a 12-hour clock format
  • 5:06 AM is used in most english-speaking countries
  • Does distinguish the morning and afternoon with AM/PM