What is 1205 military time to 12-hour time?

1205 = 12:05 PM

What time is 1205 Hours in Military Time? 12:05 PM in regular time on a 12-hour clock. The military format said "twelve five" 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 1205 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 1205 Military Time to 12-Hour Standard Time

Converting 1205 from Military Time to 12h regular time is quite simple. Follow the steps below:

  1. Identify if 12 is greater than or less than 12
  2. 12 is less than 12. Just add "AM" to our output: 12:05 PM

1205 Time Conversion Chart

24 Hour Clock 12 Hour Clock (AM/PM) Military Time
12:05 12:05 1205
12:10 12:10 1210
12:15 12:15 1215
12:20 12:20 1220
12:25 12:25 1225
12:30 12:30 1230
12:35 12:35 1235
12:40 12:40 1240
12:45 12:45 1245
12:50 12:50 1250
12:55 12:55 1255
13:00 13:00 1300
13:05 13:05 1305
13:10 13:10 1310
13:15 13:15 1315
13:20 13:20 1320

How to say 1205 in military time: "twelve five"

The way to read 1205 in military format always begins with four digits. Start with the hours in 1205 to say “twelve”. Then we can add the minutes to twelve and say “five” in the conclusion. This gives direct time of day orders of "twelve five" in a clear, concise way without using AM or PM 12-hour format.

12:05 PM vs 1205 Military Time

1205 Hours works from a 24-hour clock with a few basics:

  • Military Time has 4 digits continuously like: [1, 2] [0, 5]
  • 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”

12:05 PM is on the 12-hour clock and works from a few basics:

  • 12:05 PM is based on a 12-hour clock format
  • 12:05 PM is used in most english-speaking countries
  • Does distinguish the morning and afternoon with AM/PM