1700 Military Time (24-Hour Clock) in Regular Time (12-Hour Clock)?

Convert 1700 military time into standard (regular) AM/PM format.

1700 = 5:00 PM

1700 = 5:00 PM using regular (standard) 12-hour AM/PM notation.

1700 Military Time Conversion

What time is 1700 military time? 5:00 PM on the standard 12-hour clock. Pronounced “Seventeen Hundred”, It can be confusing to convert 1700 to 5:00 PM standard time. It always seems that the most confusing conversions of military time are those after 12 PM. That is because everything between 12 AM and 12 PM is identical in the way they are presented except for the removal of the colon and the AM/PM. That being said, to do the conversion,  if it is 1700 hours in military time or “seventeen hundred hours”, simply subtract 1200, add a colon between the hours and minutes, and attach a PM to the end.

You can find a simple reference for 1700 below and additional information for each minute from 1700 – 1759 military time through an easy-to-read time chart.

What Time is 1700

Military Time (24-Hour Clock) 12-Hour Regular Time
1700 5:00 PM

Quickly Convert 1700 Military Time to Regular Time

A great tip to commit to memory: Anytime you wish to convert military time to standard time that is after 12 PM (noon or 1200), simply subtract 1200, add a colon in between the hours and minutes, and add a PM after it.

Step 1.  1700 – 1200 = 500

Step 2.  500 + : = 5:00

Step 3.  5:00 + PM = 5:00PM

ANSWER: What is 1700 Military Time? 5:00 PM



If you were considering a conversion for 0500 instead, the converted standard time would be 5:00 AM.

How to Say 1700 Hours (5:00 PM) in Military Time

You can say as: “Seventeen Hundred hours.”


Military Time Converter to Standard Time Tool

Use the tool below to convert military time to standard time or, alternatively, convert standard time to military time quickly and easily!

Note: Select below to convert standard time (AM/PM) to military time.


1700 Military Time Conversion Chart (Time Zone not Considered)

12 Hour Clock Military Time How to Say
05:00 PM 1700 Seventeen Hundred
05:01 PM 1701 Seventeen Zero One
05:02 PM 1702 Seventeen Zero Two
05:03 PM 1703 Seventeen Zero Three
05:04 PM 1704 Seventeen Zero Four
05:05 PM 1705 Seventeen Zero Five
05:06 PM 1706 Seventeen Zero Six
05:07 PM 1707 Seventeen Zero Seven
05:08 PM 1708 Seventeen Zero Eight
05:09 PM 1709 Seventeen Zero Nine
05:10 PM 1710 Seventeen Ten
05:11 PM 1711 Seventeen Eleven
05:12 PM 1712 Seventeen Twelve
05:13 PM 1713 Seventeen Thirteen
05:14 PM 1714 Seventeen Fourteen
05:15 PM 1715 Seventeen Fifteen
05:16 PM 1716 Seventeen Sixteen
05:17 PM 1717 Seventeen Seventeen
05:18 PM 1718 Seventeen Eighteen
05:19 PM 1719 Seventeen Nineteen
05:20 PM 1720 Seventeen Twenty
05:21 PM 1721 Seventeen Twenty-One
05:22 PM 1722 Seventeen Twenty-Two
05:23 PM 1723 Seventeen Twenty-Three
05:24 PM 1724 Seventeen Twenty-Four
05:25 PM 1725 Seventeen Twenty-Five
05:26 PM 1726 Seventeen Twenty-Six
05:27 PM 1727 Seventeen Twenty-Seven
05:28 PM 1728 Seventeen Twenty-Eight
05:29 PM 1729 Seventeen Twenty-Nine
05:30 PM 1730 Seventeen Thirty
05:31 PM 1731 Seventeen Thirty-One
05:32 PM 1732 Seventeen Thirty-Two
05:33 PM 1733 Seventeen Thirty-Three
05:34 PM 1734 Seventeen Thirty-Four
05:35 PM 1735 Seventeen Thirty-Five
05:36 PM 1736 Seventeen Thirty-Six
05:37 PM 1737 Seventeen Thirty-Seven
05:38 PM 1738 Seventeen Thirty-Eight
05:39 PM 1739 Seventeen Thirty-Nine
05:40 PM 1740 Seventeen Forty
05:41 PM 1741 Seventeen Forty-One
05:42 PM 1742 Seventeen Forty-Two
05:43 PM 1743 Seventeen Forty-Three
05:44 PM 1744 Seventeen Forty-Four
05:45 PM 1745 Seventeen Forty-Five
05:46 PM 1746 Seventeen Forty-Six
05:47 PM 1747 Seventeen Forty-Seven
05:48 PM 1748 Seventeen Forty-Eight
05:49 PM 1749 Seventeen Forty-Nine
05:50 PM 1750 Seventeen Fifty
05:51 PM 1751 Seventeen Fifty-One
05:52 PM 1752 Seventeen Fifty-Two
05:53 PM 1753 Seventeen Fifty-Three
05:54 PM 1754 Seventeen Fifty-Four
05:55 PM 1755 Seventeen Fifty-Five
05:56 PM 1756 Seventeen Fifty-Six
05:57 PM 1757 Seventeen Fifty-Seven
05:58 PM 1758 Seventeen Fifty-Eight
05:59 PM 1759 Seventeen Fifty-Nine


Standard Time (12-hour clock, AM/PM) vs Military Time Clock?

Standard Time and Military Time formats are two different ways to measure time. Standard Time uses a 12 hour clock with am or pm to denote the time of day, while Military Time uses a 24 hour clock. In Standard Time, midnight is represented as 12:00am, whereas in Military Time it is represented as 0000 digits. The difference between them is that the same moment in Standard Time can be expressed differently than in Military Time; for example, 7:00 pm, (7 o’clock) can also be expressed as 19:00 in Military Time. Additionally, each region has its own local time, in relation to Greenwich mean time, which is based on its longitude and the position of the sun at noon. It is important to note that when traveling across different time zones, both Standard and Military Times will vary. Being familiar with both systems can help you keep track of the correct time of day no matter where you are.

Military Time Chart

A military time chart allows users to quickly and easily convert between regular time and military time (24-hour time format ) without needing to do any heavy calculations. These charts can be extremely helpful for those who use this type of system on a regular basis. We encourage you to take a look at our military time chart and supplementary calculator to understand what it is, how it works, and why it is important. We will provide some examples of different types of charts available for reference. By the end, you should have a better understanding of how to use a military time chart in your everyday life.