# What Time Was It 5 Hours Ago?

Are you trying to figure out what the time was five hours ago?

## 5 Hours Ago Was:

The time 5 hours ago was . This calculation is made using the current time, which is .

You can validate this result using our hours from now calculator.

## How to Calculate the Time 5 Hours Ago

You can figure out the time five hours ago by subtracting 5 from the hours in the current time ().

If the current time is after noon and the hours in the resulting time are less than 1, then add 12 to the resulting hours and add an AM to the time since the result is in the morning.

If the current time is before noon and the hours in the resulting time are less than 1, then add 12 to the resulting hours and add a PM to the time since the result is in the afternoon or evening of the previous day.

You can also use this method to find the time 5 hours from now.

## How Much Time Is Five Hours Ago?

Five hours ago is the same amount of time as: