[LEAPSECS] ITU-R SG7 to consider UTC on October 4

Rob Seaman seaman at noao.edu
Thu Aug 5 19:49:37 EDT 2010

On Aug 5, 2010, at 4:07 PM, Tony Finch wrote:

> Although the law defines GMT as a mean solar time scale, in practice all official sources use UTC - the BBC, the NPL's broadcast time reference MSF, the NTP servers at the LINX sponsored by the DTI, etc.

I suppose we could lobby to redefine Greenwich Mean Time as the apparent solar time in Gibraltar. About as logical as suggesting that Coordinated Universal Time should be something other than a representation of universal time.


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