Steve Allen sla at ucolick.org
Tue Oct 13 12:29:01 EDT 2009

On Tue 2009-10-13T12:21:27 -0400, ashtongj hath writ:

> Is BST British Summer Time? If so, is there some new statute in the

> UK adopting time offset from UTC rather than offset from the ill-defined

> GMT? (Of course the offset is 0 in the winter.)

BeiDou System Time, the time scale used by the Compass navigation
satellite system being flown by Peoples Republic of China.

BST was equal to UTC on 2006-01-01 and has no leap seconds.

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