What is 2:40 PM Military Time?

Convert 2:40 PM regular time into 24-hour military time format.

2:40 PM = 1440

2:40 PM = 1440 Hours using military time notation, 14:40 using a 24-Hour clock notation.

What time is 2:40 PM Regular Time? 1440 (Fourteen Forty Hours) military time on a 24-hour clock. Confidently understanding military time requires understanding the relationships between 2:40 PM standard time and 1440 military time.  We will help you take a critical look at both 2:40 PM and 1440. Let’s dive in! Find quick references below as well as converter tools and chart for 2:00 PM – 2:59 PM

12-Hour Regular Time Military Time (24-Hour Clock)
2:40 PM 1440

Converting 2:40 PM Standard Time into Military Time

Converting 2:40 PM from 12-hour time to 24-hour military time is easy!

  1. Identify if the time is AM or PM.
  2. For PM we add “12” to the hours value.
  3. Since we are considering 2:40 PM, we would add 12 to the hours, then remove the “:” colon and the PM.
  4. 2:40 PM + Add 12 to the hours= 14:40 or 1440 military time.

If you were considering a conversion for 2:40 AM instead, the converted military time would be 0240 or 02:40 on the 24-hour clock. This is pronounced, “Zero Two Forty.”

How to Say 2:40 PM (1440) in Military Time

You can say 1440 as: “Fourteen Forty hours.”

Military Time to Standard/Regular Time Conversion Tool

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

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


2:40 PM Regular Time Conversion Chart

12 Hour ClockMilitary TimeHow to Say
02:00 PM1400Fourteen Hundred
02:01 PM1401Fourteen Zero One
02:02 PM1402Fourteen Zero Two
02:03 PM1403Fourteen Zero Three
02:04 PM1404Fourteen Zero Four
02:05 PM1405Fourteen Zero Five
02:06 PM1406Fourteen Zero Six
02:07 PM1407Fourteen Zero Seven
02:08 PM1408Fourteen Zero Eight
02:09 PM1409Fourteen Zero Nine
02:10 PM1410Fourteen Ten
02:11 PM1411Fourteen Eleven
02:12 PM1412Fourteen Twelve
02:13 PM1413Fourteen Thirteen
02:14 PM1414Fourteen Fourteen
02:15 PM1415Fourteen Fifteen
02:16 PM1416Fourteen Sixteen
02:17 PM1417Fourteen Seventeen
02:18 PM1418Fourteen Eighteen
02:19 PM1419Fourteen Nineteen
02:20 PM1420Fourteen Twenty
02:21 PM1421Fourteen Twenty-One
02:22 PM1422Fourteen Twenty-Two
02:23 PM1423Fourteen Twenty-Three
02:24 PM1424Fourteen Twenty-Four
02:25 PM1425Fourteen Twenty-Five
02:26 PM1426Fourteen Twenty-Six
02:27 PM1427Fourteen Twenty-Seven
02:28 PM1428Fourteen Twenty-Eight
02:29 PM1429Fourteen Twenty-Nine
02:30 PM1430Fourteen Thirty
02:31 PM1431Fourteen Thirty-One
02:32 PM1432Fourteen Thirty-Two
02:33 PM1433Fourteen Thirty-Three
02:34 PM1434Fourteen Thirty-Four
02:35 PM1435Fourteen Thirty-Five
02:36 PM1436Fourteen Thirty-Six
02:37 PM1437Fourteen Thirty-Seven
02:38 PM1438Fourteen Thirty-Eight
02:39 PM1439Fourteen Thirty-Nine
02:40 PM1440Fourteen Forty
02:41 PM1441Fourteen Forty-One
02:42 PM1442Fourteen Forty-Two
02:43 PM1443Fourteen Forty-Three
02:44 PM1444Fourteen Forty-Four
02:45 PM1445Fourteen Forty-Five
02:46 PM1446Fourteen Forty-Six
02:47 PM1447Fourteen Forty-Seven
02:48 PM1448Fourteen Forty-Eight
02:49 PM1449Fourteen Forty-Nine
02:50 PM1450Fourteen Fifty
02:51 PM1451Fourteen Fifty-One
02:52 PM1452Fourteen Fifty-Two
02:53 PM1453Fourteen Fifty-Three
02:54 PM1454Fourteen Fifty-Four
02:55 PM1455Fourteen Fifty-Five
02:56 PM1456Fourteen Fifty-Six
02:57 PM1457Fourteen Fifty-Seven
02:58 PM1458Fourteen Fifty-Eight
02:59 PM1459Fourteen Fifty-Nine

Military Time Importance

Military time is an important part of our lives, especially for those who serve in the military. It is used to keep track of events and activities in a uniform manner across different units and branches. By using military time, all members of the armed forces are able to communicate clearly and accurately with one another, regardless of where they are located. Additionally, it allows soldiers and officers to quickly calculate the amount of time they have available before their next assignment or mission. With its consistent 24-hour clock format, military time eliminates confusion that can arise when trying to coordinate and plan activities between two different units or services. In short, military time is essential for efficient communication within any situation where accuracy and communication are critical!