# What time is 20 hours?

Updated on January 19, 2024

Answer: 20 hours is 8:00 PM in 12-hour clock format.

## Understanding the 24-Hour Clock

The 24-hour clock format, also known as military time, runs from 0 to 23 hours. To convert hours greater than 12 to the 12-hour clock format, subtract 12 from the hour. Thus, 20 hours is 8:00 PM. This timekeeping method is used to avoid confusion between AM and PM times and is commonly used in military, aviation, and international contexts.

## FAQ on Understanding the 24-Hour Clock

### What is 15 hours in 12-hour format?

15 hours is 3:00 PM.

### What is 00 hours?

00 hours is 12:00 AM (midnight).

### What is 13 hours in 12-hour format?

13 hours is 1:00 PM.