What is 1740 military time?

Convert 1740 military time to regular 12-hour format



1740 = 5:40 PM

What time is 1740 Hours in Military Time? 5:40 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 1740 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
1740 5:40 PM

Here’s how to quickly convert 1740 Military Time to 12-Hour Standard Time

Converting 1740 from Military Time to 12h regular time is quite simple. Follow the steps below:

  1. Identify if 17 is greater than or less than 12
  2. Since 17 is greater than 12, subtract: 17 - 12 = 5
  3. Just add "PM" to output: 5:40 PM

1740 Time Conversion Chart

24 Hour Clock 12 Hour Clock (AM/PM) Military Time
17:40 17:40 1740
17:45 17:45 1745
17:50 17:50 1750
17:55 17:55 1755
18:00 18:00 1800
18:05 18:05 1805
18:10 18:10 1810
18:15 18:15 1815
18:20 18:20 1820
18:25 18:25 1825
18:30 18:30 1830
18:35 18:35 1835
18:40 18:40 1840
18:45 18:45 1845
18:50 18:50 1850
18:55 18:55 1855

How to say 1740 in military time

The way to read 1740 in military format always begins with four digits. Add the hours format “1740” the timezone (example: Yankee time zone). Once we have 1740 + 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.