What is 1550 military time?

Convert 1550 military time to regular 12-hour format



1550 = 3:50 PM

What time is 1550 Hours in Military Time? 3:50 PM 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 1550 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
1550 3:50 PM

Here’s how to quickly convert 1550 Military Time to 12-Hour Standard Time

Converting 1550 from Military Time to 12h regular time is quite simple. Follow the steps below:

  1. Identify if 15 is greater than or less than 12
  2. Since 15 is greater than 12, subtract: 15 - 12 = 3
  3. Just add "PM" to output: 3:50 PM

1550 Time Conversion Chart

24 Hour Clock 12 Hour Clock (AM/PM) Military Time
15:50 15:50 1550
15:55 15:55 1555
16:00 16:00 1600
16:05 16:05 1605
16:10 16:10 1610
16:15 16:15 1615
16:20 16:20 1620
16:25 16:25 1625
16:30 16:30 1630
16:35 16:35 1635
16:40 16:40 1640
16:45 16:45 1645
16:50 16:50 1650
16:55 16:55 1655
17:00 17:00 1700
17:05 17:05 1705

How to say 1550 in military time

The way to read 1550 in military format always begins with four digits. Add the hours format “1550” the timezone (example: Yankee time zone). Once we have 1550 + 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.