Convert 0840 military time into standard (regular) AM/PM format.
0840 = 8:40 AM
0840 = 8:40 AM using regular (standard) 12-hour AM/PM notation.
What time is 0840 military time? 8:40 AM on the standard 12-hour clock. Pronounced “Zero Eight Forty”, It can be challenging to compare 0840 to 8:40 AM standard time. The conversion of both timekeeping systems is thoroughly explained in this tutorial. This includes advice on how to change military time to the 12-hour format as well as the correct way to pronounce words when talking. You can find a quick reference for 0840 below and more information on conversion and details for each minute from 0800 – 0859 military time through a time chart.
|Military Time (24-Hour Clock)||12-Hour Regular Time|
Converting 0840 Military Time into Regular/Standard Time
Converting 0840 from 24-hour military time to 12-hour time is easy!
- Identify if the time has a leading 0 (zero). For example, 0547. The zero is a “leading zero.“
- When converting military time with a leading zero to standard time, the zero is removed. A leading zero means the converted time should be AM.
- First, we would take would 0840 military time, then add a colon between the hours (08) and minutes (40) leaving 08:40.
- Since we are considering 0840 with a leading zero, we would also drop the zero to convert military time to standard time.
- 0840 military time = 08:40 – leading zero + : + 40 minutes = 8:40 AM.
Extra If you were considering a conversion for 2040 instead, the converted standard time would be 8:40 PM.
How to Say 0840 (8:40 AM) in Military Time
You can say as: “Zero Eight Forty hours.”
Military Time to Standard/Regular Time Conversion ToolUse the tool below to convert military time to standard time or, alternatively, converted standard time to military time quickly and easily!
0840 Military Time Conversion Chart
|12 Hour Clock||Military Time||How to Say|
|08:00 AM||0800||Zero Eight Hundred|
|08:01 AM||0801||Zero Eight Zero One|
|08:02 AM||0802||Zero Eight Zero Two|
|08:03 AM||0803||Zero Eight Zero Three|
|08:04 AM||0804||Zero Eight Zero Four|
|08:05 AM||0805||Zero Eight Zero Five|
|08:06 AM||0806||Zero Eight Zero Six|
|08:07 AM||0807||Zero Eight Zero Seven|
|08:08 AM||0808||Zero Eight Zero Eight|
|08:09 AM||0809||Zero Eight Zero Nine|
|08:10 AM||0810||Zero Eight Ten|
|08:11 AM||0811||Zero Eight Eleven|
|08:12 AM||0812||Zero Eight Twelve|
|08:13 AM||0813||Zero Eight Thirteen|
|08:14 AM||0814||Zero Eight Fourteen|
|08:15 AM||0815||Zero Eight Fifteen|
|08:16 AM||0816||Zero Eight Sixteen|
|08:17 AM||0817||Zero Eight Seventeen|
|08:18 AM||0818||Zero Eight Eighteen|
|08:19 AM||0819||Zero Eight Nineteen|
|08:20 AM||0820||Zero Eight Twenty|
|08:21 AM||0821||Zero Eight Twenty-One|
|08:22 AM||0822||Zero Eight Twenty-Two|
|08:23 AM||0823||Zero Eight Twenty-Three|
|08:24 AM||0824||Zero Eight Twenty-Four|
|08:25 AM||0825||Zero Eight Twenty-Five|
|08:26 AM||0826||Zero Eight Twenty-Six|
|08:27 AM||0827||Zero Eight Twenty-Seven|
|08:28 AM||0828||Zero Eight Twenty-Eight|
|08:29 AM||0829||Zero Eight Twenty-Nine|
|08:30 AM||0830||Zero Eight Thirty|
|08:31 AM||0831||Zero Eight Thirty-One|
|08:32 AM||0832||Zero Eight Thirty-Two|
|08:33 AM||0833||Zero Eight Thirty-Three|
|08:34 AM||0834||Zero Eight Thirty-Four|
|08:35 AM||0835||Zero Eight Thirty-Five|
|08:36 AM||0836||Zero Eight Thirty-Six|
|08:37 AM||0837||Zero Eight Thirty-Seven|
|08:38 AM||0838||Zero Eight Thirty-Eight|
|08:39 AM||0839||Zero Eight Thirty-Nine|
|08:40 AM||0840||Zero Eight Forty|
|08:41 AM||0841||Zero Eight Forty-One|
|08:42 AM||0842||Zero Eight Forty-Two|
|08:43 AM||0843||Zero Eight Forty-Three|
|08:44 AM||0844||Zero Eight Forty-Four|
|08:45 AM||0845||Zero Eight Forty-Five|
|08:46 AM||0846||Zero Eight Forty-Six|
|08:47 AM||0847||Zero Eight Forty-Seven|
|08:48 AM||0848||Zero Eight Forty-Eight|
|08:49 AM||0849||Zero Eight Forty-Nine|
|08:50 AM||0850||Zero Eight Fifty|
|08:51 AM||0851||Zero Eight Fifty-One|
|08:52 AM||0852||Zero Eight Fifty-Two|
|08:53 AM||0853||Zero Eight Fifty-Three|
|08:54 AM||0854||Zero Eight Fifty-Four|
|08:55 AM||0855||Zero Eight Fifty-Five|
|08:56 AM||0856||Zero Eight Fifty-Six|
|08:57 AM||0857||Zero Eight Fifty-Seven|
|08:58 AM||0858||Zero Eight Fifty-Eight|
|08:59 AM||0859||Zero Eight Fifty-Nine|