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Rob Seaman seaman at noao.edu
Mon Dec 22 14:12:01 EST 2008

Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:

> In message <70692779-0276-4CB0-AAB5-43A9C2CF9C9F at noao.edu>, Rob

> Seaman writes:


>> And others are and have been legally mandated to use mean solar time.


> Examples, please ?

This issue has come up repeatedly.

Apparently Denmark:


And the UK and EU (not sure how EU policies would resolve local


In any event, the UTC standard itself originally contained language:

"GMT may be regarded as the general equivalent of UT."


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