What Do AM and PM Stand For?

a.m. vs. p.m.

You have likely heard A.M. or P.M. (also seen as AM and PM, a.m and p.m., or am and pm) used to reference the timekeeping in several situations without ever giving much thought to why and where this timekeeping system originated. The short answer is A.M. stands for “ante meridiem”, which is Latin and depicts … Read more

Midnight Military Time – 2400 or 0000? (12 AM Standard Time)

Midnight Military Time Featured

For many people sorting out midnight military time can be a head-scratcher. Terms like noon and midnight are generally used as part of the AM/PM timekeeping system. When it comes to midnight, it is notated and referred to in a different way. So what is midnight military time? Should 12AM be notated as 2400 or … Read more