# 1940 = 7:40 PM

What time is 1940 Hours in Military Time? 7:40 PM in regular time on a 12-hour clock. The military format said "nineteen 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 1940 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 1940 Military Time to 12-Hour Standard Time

Converting 1940 from Military Time to 12h regular time is quite simple. Follow the steps below:

1. Identify if 19 is greater than or less than 12
2. Since 19 is greater than 12, subtract: 19 - 12 = 7
3. Just add "PM" to output: 7:40 PM

## 1940 Time Conversion Chart

24 Hour Clock 12 Hour Clock (AM/PM) Military Time
19:40 19:40 1940
19:45 19:45 1945
19:50 19:50 1950
19:55 19:55 1955
20:00 20:00 2000
20:05 20:05 2005
20:10 20:10 2010
20:15 20:15 2015
20:20 20:20 2020
20:25 20:25 2025
20:30 20:30 2030
20:35 20:35 2035
20:40 20:40 2040
20:45 20:45 2045
20:50 20:50 2050
20:55 20:55 2055

## How to say 1940 in military time: "nineteen forty"

The way to read 1940 in military format always begins with four digits. Start with the hours in 1940 to say “nineteen”. Then we can add the minutes to nineteen and say “forty” in the conclusion. This gives direct time of day orders of "nineteen forty" in a clear, concise way without using AM or PM 12-hour format.

## 7:40 PM vs 1940 Military Time

1940 Hours works from a 24-hour clock with a few basics:

• Military Time has 4 digits continuously like: [1, 9] [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”

7:40 PM is on the 12-hour clock and works from a few basics:

• 7:40 PM is based on a 12-hour clock format
• 7:40 PM is used in most english-speaking countries
• Does distinguish the morning and afternoon with AM/PM