What is 0542 military time?

Convert 0542 military time to regular 12-hour format



0542 = 5:42 AM

What time is 0542 Hours in Military Time? 5:42 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 0542 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
0542 5:42 AM

Here’s how to quickly convert 0542 Military Time to 12-Hour Standard Time

Converting 0542 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: 5:42 AM

0542 Time Conversion Chart

24 Hour Clock 12 Hour Clock (AM/PM) Military Time
05:42 5:42 0542
05:47 5:47 0547
05:52 5:52 0552
05:57 5:57 0557
06:02 6:02 0602
06:07 6:07 0607
06:12 6:12 0612
06:17 6:17 0617
06:22 6:22 0622
06:27 6:27 0627
06:32 6:32 0632
06:37 6:37 0637
06:42 6:42 0642
06:47 6:47 0647
06:52 6:52 0652
06:57 6:57 0657

How to say 0542 in military time

The way to read 0542 in military format always begins with four digits. Add the hours format “0542” the timezone (example: Yankee time zone). Once we have 0542 + 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.