When is afternoon

Is 4pm in the afternoon or evening?

In the USA, 4pm is considered afternoon. But it could be thought of as “evening” elsewhere.

Is 12 considered the afternoon?

Answer: 12 O’clock in the afternoon is pm.

Ante meridiem is generally referred to as AM, am, a.m., or A.M. Whereas PM, pm, p.m., or P.M. are typically abbreviated post meridiem.

What time is afternoon and evening?

The evening is the part of the day when the clock’s hand is between 5 to 7 pm. The afternoon is between the time 1 to 5 pm. The evening occurs at Twilight, or Dusk, which means at the time when the sunsets. Whereas, on the other hand, the afternoon begins when the sun begins to descend from its peak.

Is 12pm considered afternoon or evening?

‘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 is AM PM called?

AM and PM are the abbreviated terms for Ante meridiem and Post meridiem which means before noon or midday and afternoon or midday respectively.

What is AM PM time?

From the Latin words meridies (midday), ante (before) and post (after), the term ante meridiem (a.m.) means before midday and post meridiem (p.m.) means after midday. Since “noon” (midday, meridies (m.)) is neither before nor after itself, the terms a.m. and p.m. do not apply.

Can I say good noon?

1 Answer. No, “Good Noon” is not commonly used. “Good Afternoon” is technically appropriate anytime after 12 noon. As an alternative, you could also say “Good Day”.

Is 5pm evening or afternoon?

12:01 a.m.-11:59 a.m. is morning. 12:00 p.m. is noon. 12:01 p.m. – 5:59 p.m. is afternoon. 6:00 p.m.- 11:59 p.m. is evening.

How do you wish after 12 am?

Either NOON – 12 o’clock at daytime – or MIDNIGHT- 12 o’clock at nighttime. It depends on whether you mean 12.00 noon or 12.00 midnight. It’s most apt and appropriate to say ‘good morning’ after midnight. After 12.00 noon it must only be ‘good afternoon’ upto, say, 17.00 hrs after which it must be ‘good evening’.

How do you wish at 12 noon?

“Good Afternoon” is technically appropriate anytime after 12 noon. As an alternative, you could also say “Good Day”.

What do you wish after 4 pm?

You should say “good afternoon” until 5Pm. 5pm and on, it’s acceptable to say, “good evening”.

Is 2pm evening or afternoon?

Early afternoon: noon-3 p.m. Mid-afternoon: 2-4 p.m. Late- afternoon: 3-6 p.m. Evening: 6-9 p.m.

How do you greet at 10 pm?

Good Evening is a greeting. So, even if it is 10 PM, when you greet someone you greet them with “good evening” and when you leave you say “good night”.

How do you greet at 9 pm?

You can say “good evening” until midnight and “good morning” thereafter.

Can I just say afternoon?

Yep, perfectly acceptable.

How do you greet someone at 11pm?

If you must have a time-of-day salutation, being sure you read client time adjusted for timezone and daylight savings: good morning; good afternoon; good evening (until 10pm) and a plain hello other times.

Is 10pm a night?

Noon is at 12:00 PM. Afternoon is from 12:01 PM to around 5:00 PM. 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.

Can I say have a nice night?

More often than not, saying, “Have a good night” will be used in the evening or at night time as a means of saying, “Goodbye” to people. During the day, we would rather use “Have a good morning,” “Have a good afternoon,” or simply “Have a good day.”