universal time

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the local time at the 0 meridian passing through Greenwich, England

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Existing financial market "clock synchronisation and timestamp requirements" mandate that both trading venues and market participants synchronise their clocks to Co-ordinated Universal Time (UTC).
Our latest move to add leap second to the UAE standard time follows a decision by the International Earth Rotation and Reference Systems Service (based at the Paris Observatory) in January 2015 to add a leap second to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) at the end of June this year.
For Barrows, modernism is neither complicit in the imperial project of universal time (as he shows certain late Victorian novels are), nor evasive of temporal politics (in line with the common critique of modernism's bourgeois self-interest), nor defeatist (a charge Barrows levels at contemporary fiction).
Neptune reached this milestone at 22:27 Universal Time on Tuesday.
The XL-GPS Time and Frequency Receiver generates time and frequency signals referenced to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) and conforms to the European Union RoHS Directive.
A universal time for GoingStick readings around midday would be more pertinent.
According to Pakistan Meteorological Departments (PMD) calculations, the solar eclipse will start at 00:53 Universal Time (UT), it will be witnessed at 6:53 according to Pakistan Standard Times (PST).
But ships and planes carried on navigating on Universal Time, or UT1, which is also popularly known as Greenwich Mean Time.
London, Dec 18 (ANI): If an international group of timekeeping experts has its way, this year's leap second will be one of the last, which might mean that Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) would lose its status as the zone in which local time is the same as the universal time by which clocks are set.
John has set up the Universal Time Registry at his website, logging every minute back to the prehistoric age for purchase.
To keep Earth time and atomic time in sync, experts have agreed to insert a leap second every few years into the official atomic-based standard, which is called Coordinated Universal Time.
Totality lasts for 76 minutes, with mid-eclipse occurring at 20:30 Universal Time (10:30 p.
As universal time and demand speeds up, those same factors have multiplied for American chefs who have only recently begun to take a second- and more serious look at sous-vide.
So in Universal Time, which ships go by, noon is when the sun is highest at Greenwich (which is on the Prime Meridian, Longitude Zero).
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