Time zones of Africa
: The islands of Cape Verde are to the west of the African mainland.
Mauritius and the Seychelles are to the east and north-east of Madagascar respectively.
Mauritius Time, or MUT, is a time zone used by the Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius. The zone is four hours ahead of UTC (UTC+04:00).
Daylight saving time was used in 2008. Clocks were put forward to UTC+05:00 on October 26, 2008 and put back to standard time on March 29, 2009 at 3 AM local daylight time.
The time change is no longer applied.