What is 3PM Military Time?

Convert 3 PM regular time into 24-hour military time format.

3:00 PM = 1500

3:00 PM = 1500 Hours using military time notation, 15:00 using a 24-Hour clock notation.

What is 3PM military time?

What time is 3PM Regular Time? 1500 (Fifteen Hundred Hours) military time on a 24-hour clock. Military time, also known as the 24-hour clock system, is a way of expressing time that is widely used in the military and in many other industries. It is based on a 24-hour period instead of the traditional 12-hour clock system, and it divides each hour into 60 minutes. Military time allows for more precision when communicating times, which can be especially important in a military setting when coordinating events or operations. You can find a quick reference below as well as more information on conversion and details for each minute from 3:00 PM – 3:59 PM through a time chart.

12-Hour Regular TimeMilitary Time (24-Hour Clock)
3:00 PM1500

Quick Guide: Convert 3PM Regular/Standard Time into Military Time

Converting 3:00 PM from 12-hour time to 24-hour military time is easy!

  1. Identify if the time is AM or PM.
  2. For AM we add a zero to the beginning. For PM we add 12 hours to the time.
  3. Since we are considering 3:00 PM, we would add 12 to the hours.
  4. 3:00 PM + 12 Hours = 15:00 or 1500 military time.

If you were considering a conversion for 3:00 AM instead, the converted military time would be 03:00 or 0300. This is pronounced “Zero Three Hundred.”

How to Say 3 PM (1500) in Military Time

You can say 1500 as: “fifteen hundred hours” or “Fifteen-zero-zero hours”

3 PM Regular Time Conversion Chart

12 Hour ClockMilitary TimeHow to Say
3:00 PM1500Fifteen Hundred
3:01 PM1501Fifteen Zero One
3:02 PM1502Fifteen Zero Two
3:03 PM1503Fifteen Zero Three
3:04 PM1504Fifteen Zero Four
3:05 PM1505Fifteen Zero Five
3:06 PM1506Fifteen Zero Six
3:07 PM1507Fifteen Zero Seven
3:08 PM1508Fifteen Zero Eight
3:09 PM1509Fifteen Zero Nine
3:10 PM1510Fifteen Ten
3:11 PM1511Fifteen Eleven
3:12 PM1512Fifteen Twelve
3:13 PM1513Fifteen Thirteen
3:14 PM1514Fifteen Fourteen
3:15 PM1515Fifteen Fifteen
3:16 PM1516Fifteen Sixteen
3:17 PM1517Fifteen Seventeen
3:18 PM1518Fifteen Eighteen
3:19 PM1519Fifteen Fifteen
3:20 PM1520Fifteen Twenty
3:21 PM1521Fifteen Twenty-One
3:22 PM1522Fifteen Twenty-Two
3:23 PM1523Fifteen Twenty-Three
3:24 PM1524Fifteen Twenty-Four
3:25 PM1525Fifteen Twenty-Five
3:26 PM1526Fifteen Twenty-Six
3:27 PM1527Fifteen Twenty-Seven
3:28 PM1528Fifteen Twenty-Eight
3:29 PM1529Fifteen Twenty-Nine
3:30 PM1530Fifteen Thirty
3:31 PM1531Fifteen Thirty-One
3:32 PM1532Fifteen Thirty-Two
3:33 PM1533Fifteen Thirty-Three
3:34 PM1534Fifteen Thirty-Four
3:35 PM1535Fifteen Thirty-Five
3:36 PM1536Fifteen Thirty-Six
3:37 PM1537Fifteen Thirty-Seven
3:38 PM1538Fifteen Thirty-Eight
3:39 PM1539Fifteen Thirty-Nine
3:40 PM1540Fifteen Forty
3:41 PM1541Fifteen Forty-One
3:42 PM1542Fifteen Forty-Two
3:43 PM1543Fifteen Forty-Three
3:44 PM1544Fifteen Forty-Four
3:45 PM1545Fifteen Forty-Five
3:46 PM1546Fifteen Forty-Six
3:47 PM1547Fifteen Forty-Seven
3:48 PM1548Fifteen Forty-Eight
3:49 PM1549Fifteen Forty-Nine
3:50 PM1550Fifteen Fifty
3:51 PM1551Fifteen Fifty-One
3:52 PM1552Fifteen Fifty-Two
3:53 PM1553Fifteen Fifty-Three
3:54 PM1554Fifteen Fifty-Four
3:55 PM1555Fifteen Fifty-Five
3:56 PM1556Fifteen Fifty-Six
3:57 PM1557Fifteen Fifty-Seven
3:58 PM1558Fifteen Fifty-Eight
3:59 PM1559Fifteen Fifty-Nine

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