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Is 4pm evening or noon?

Is 4pm evening or noon?

If you want to be more specific, you could refer to anything between noon and 2 p.m. as early afternoon, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. as mid afternoon and 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. as late afternoon. Based on what I’ve read, the time for evening is from the sunset time. Then if we refer to this time as afternoon it contradict.

Is noon in the afternoon or evening?

Afternoon is often defined as the time period between noon and evening. If this definition is adopted, the specific range of time varies in one direction: noon is defined as a constant 12:00 pm, but the boundary between afternoon and evening has no standard definition.

Is 12pm evening or afternoon?

‘Noon’ means ‘midday’ or 12 o’clock during the day. ‘Midnight’ refers to 12 o’clock (or 0:00) during the night. When using a 12-hour clock, 12 pm typically refers to noon and 12 am means midnight.

What time is Morning afternoon evening?

Morning, afternoon, evening, and night are the four parts of the day. Morning is the time between 5 to 8 a.m., Afternoon is the time between 1 to 5 pm, Evening is the part between 5 to 7 pm, and Night is the time from 9 to 4 pm.

Can I say good evening at 5pm?

7 Answers. Both “Good afternoon” and “Good evening” are perfectly appropriate greetings at 6pm. Pick one, and don’t overanalyze it. If you say “Good evening” at 4pm, or “Good afternoon” at 8pm, you might get funny looks, but near the boundary, either is fine.

Can we say good evening at 9 pm?

Re: Greetings at 9 PM, 10 PM You can say “good evening” until midnight and “good morning” thereafter.

Is 11 59 pm noon or midnight?

12-hour clock

12-hour 24-hour
11:00 p.m. 23:00
11:59 p.m. 23:59
Midnight (end of day) or shown as start of next day 24:00
^ Jump up to: a b c See: §Confusion at noon and midnight

What time of day is 12am?

12am is the exact moment the 12th hour of the morning finishes (am), and similarly for pm. Therefor 12am is midday and pm would start straight after. The confusion has started since the invention of the digital clock.

Is it 12 am tomorrow or today?

In that system, tonight’s midnight is the first moment of tomorrow. But as for the rest of us – there’s no official answer. That’s why airlines always schedule flights for 11:59 p.m. or 12:01 a.m. – never midnight.

What time of day is evening?

Evening is from 5:01 PM to 8 PM, or around sunset. Night is from sunset to sunrise, so from 8:01 PM until 5:59 AM.