US Presidential Elections 2016: From date and time of voting to declaration of results, here's COMPLETE SCHEDULE

Here are all the details of the schedule of US elections!

Last Updated: Nov 09, 2016, 03:28 AM IST
US Presidential Elections 2016: From date and time of voting to declaration of results, here's COMPLETE SCHEDULE

Washington: Americans on Tuesday will go to the polls to determine whether Republican Donald Trump or Democrat Hillary Clinton will become the 45th President of the United States of America.

Here are all the details of the schedule of US elections:-

Opening of voting process

First voters will go to the polls in Dixville Notch's New Hampshire village

In keeping with tradition, the first voters will go to the polls in the tiny New Hampshire village of Dixville Notch at midnight (0500 GMT). 

The opening of the first polling stations on the East Coast will take place at 6:00 am (1100 GMT).

Closing

The first polling stations close at 7:00 pm Eastern Time on Tuesday (0000 GMT Wednesday) and the last, in Alaska, at 1:00 am (0600 GMT) on Wednesday.

Results

Presidential election results will be declared immediately as they become available following the close of polls in each state. 

Reportedly, the first indications of a victor in the presidential race may come after 10:00 pm (0300 GMT Wednesday), although it could be later if it`s a tight contest.