PLEASE NOTE: New Jersey may span multiple time zones. We are using the US/Eastern time zone. For more accuracy, choose specific cities for each location. For example, compare Newark, NJ to California with Howell, NJ to California.

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New Jersey (NJ) 3:57 PM on Thursday, Oct 7, 2021

California (CA) 12:57 PM on Thursday, Oct 7, 2021

Map from New Jersey to California

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Meeting planner for New Jersey (NJ) and California (CA)

To schedule a conference call or plan ameeting at the best time for both parties, you should try between 12:00 PM and 5:00 PM your time in New Jersey. That will end up being between 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM in California.The chart below shows overlapping times.

Schedule a phone call from New Jersey to California

If you live in New Jersey and you want to call a friend in California, you can try calling them between 10:00 AM and 2:00 AM your time. This will be between 7AM - 11PM their time, since California (CA) is 3 hours behind New Jersey (NJ).

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If you"re available any time,but you want to reach someone in California at work, you may want to try between 12:00 PM and 8:00 PM your time. This is the best time to reach them from9AM - 5PM during normal working hours.

UTC-4 hours UTC-7 hours
New Jersey California
12:00 PM 9:00 AM
1:00 PM 10:00 AM
2:00 PM 11:00 AM
3:00 PM 12:00 PM
4:00 PM 1:00 PM
5:00 PM 2:00 PM