(EDT) Eastern Daylight Time

Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) is a time zone that covers the eastern part of North America, including cities such as New York City, Washington D.C., Toronto, and Miami. During the summer months, Daylight Saving Time is in effect, and the time is shifted ahead by one hour, resulting in Eastern Daylight Time. The rest of the year, Eastern Standard Time is observed. The time zone is 4 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time (UTC-4).