What is 0640 military time to 12-hour time?

0640 = 6:40 AM

What time is 0640 Hours in Military Time? 6:40 AM in regular time on a 12-hour clock. The military format said "zero six forty" 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 0640 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 0640 Military Time to 12-Hour Standard Time

Converting 0640 from Military Time to 12h regular time is quite simple. Follow the steps below:

  1. Identify if 6 is greater than or less than 12
  2. 6 is less than 12. Just add "AM" to our output: 6:40 AM

0640 Time Conversion Chart

24 Hour Clock 12 Hour Clock (AM/PM) Military Time
06:40 6:40 0640
06:45 6:45 0645
06:50 6:50 0650
06:55 6:55 0655
07:00 7:00 0700
07:05 7:05 0705
07:10 7:10 0710
07:15 7:15 0715
07:20 7:20 0720
07:25 7:25 0725
07:30 7:30 0730
07:35 7:35 0735
07:40 7:40 0740
07:45 7:45 0745
07:50 7:50 0750
07:55 7:55 0755

How to say 0640 in military time: "zero six forty"

The way to read 0640 in military format always begins with four digits. Start with the hours in 0640 to say “zero six”. Then we can add the minutes to zero six and say “forty” in the conclusion. This gives direct time of day orders of "zero six forty" in a clear, concise way without using AM or PM 12-hour format.

6:40 AM vs 0640 Military Time

0640 Hours works from a 24-hour clock with a few basics:

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

6:40 AM is on the 12-hour clock and works from a few basics:

  • 6:40 AM is based on a 12-hour clock format
  • 6:40 AM is used in most english-speaking countries
  • Does distinguish the morning and afternoon with AM/PM