Melbourne, Australia time is 15:00 hours ahead Eastern Standard Time
You’re comparing Eastern Standard Time (EST) and Melbourne Time! Most locations are observing Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). Maybe you should check the difference between Eastern Time (EDT) and Melbourne Time instead.
Eastern Standard Time
If you are in EST and would like to contact or set up meetings in Melbourne, you will have to work outside of your typical work hours as the work hours do not overlap due to the large time difference.
Therefore, those in EST will have to make arrangements between 6:00pm and 3:00am because these are the typical, 9:00am to 6:00pm, working hours for those in Melbourne.
Those in Melbourne on the other hand, looking to contact those in EST, will find it best to schedule meetings between 12:00am and 9:00am as that is when they will most likely be at work as well.
Quickly and easily compare or convert EST time to Melbourne time, or the other way around, with the help of this time converter. Below, you can see the complete table of the conversions between EST and Melbourne.
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