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2014-09-04

2014-09-04 12:39:59 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2014g.

1:   # This file is in the public domain, so clarified as of   # 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.    - # This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better, + # This file is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,   # go ahead and edit the file (and please send any changes to - # tz@iana.org for general use in the future). + # tz@iana.org for general use in the future). For more, please see + # the file CONTRIBUTING in the tz distribution.      # From Paul Eggert (2013-02-21):   #
25:   # I found in the UCLA library.   #   # For data circa 1899, a common source is: - # Milne J. Civil time. Geogr J. 1899 Feb;13(2):173-94 - # <http://www.jstor.org/stable/1774359>. + # Milne J. Civil time. Geogr J. 1899 Feb;13(2):173-94. + # http://www.jstor.org/stable/1774359   #   # A reliable and entertaining source about time zones is   # Derek Howse, Greenwich time and longitude, Philip Wilson Publishers (1997).
93:   # Shanks & Pottenger give 0:09:20 for Paris Mean Time; go with Howse's   # more precise 0:09:21.   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Algiers 0:12:12 - LMT 1891 Mar 15 0:01 -  0:09:21 - PMT 1911 Mar 11 # Paris Mean Time -  0:00 Algeria WE%sT 1940 Feb 25 2:00 + Zone Africa/Algiers 0:12:12 - LMT 1891 Mar 15 0:01 +  0:09:21 - PMT 1911 Mar 11 # Paris Mean Time +  0:00 Algeria WE%sT 1940 Feb 25 2:00    1:00 Algeria CE%sT 1946 Oct 7    0:00 - WET 1956 Jan 29    1:00 - CET 1963 Apr 14
105:    1:00 - CET      # Angola - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Luanda 0:52:56 - LMT 1892 -  0:52:04 - AOT 1911 May 26 # Angola Time -  1:00 - WAT -  +    # Benin - # Whitman says they switched to 1:00 in 1946, not 1934; - # go with Shanks & Pottenger. - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Porto-Novo 0:10:28 - LMT 1912 -  0:00 - GMT 1934 Feb 26 -  1:00 - WAT + # See Africa/Lagos.      # Botswana   # From Paul Eggert (2013-02-21):
125:   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Gaborone 1:43:40 - LMT 1885    1:30 - SAST 1903 Mar -  2:00 - CAT 1943 Sep 19 2:00 -  2:00 1:00 CAST 1944 Mar 19 2:00 +  2:00 - CAT 1943 Sep 19 2:00 +  2:00 1:00 CAST 1944 Mar 19 2:00    2:00 - CAT      # Burkina Faso
138:    2:00 - CAT      # Cameroon - # Whitman says they switched to 1:00 in 1920; go with Shanks & Pottenger. - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Douala 0:38:48 - LMT 1912 -  1:00 - WAT + # See Africa/Lagos.      # Cape Verde -  + # + # Shanks gives 1907 for the transition to CVT. + # Perhaps the 1911-05-26 Portuguese decree + # http://dre.pt/pdf1sdip/1911/05/12500/23132313.pdf + # merely made it official? + #   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Atlantic/Cape_Verde -1:34:04 - LMT 1907 # Praia + Zone Atlantic/Cape_Verde -1:34:04 - LMT 1907 # Praia    -2:00 - CVT 1942 Sep    -2:00 1:00 CVST 1945 Oct 15 -  -2:00 - CVT 1975 Nov 25 2:00 +  -2:00 - CVT 1975 Nov 25 2:00    -1:00 - CVT      # Central African Republic - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Bangui 1:14:20 - LMT 1912 -  1:00 - WAT + # See Africa/Lagos.      # Chad   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Ndjamena 1:00:12 - LMT 1912 # N'Djamena + Zone Africa/Ndjamena 1:00:12 - LMT 1912 # N'Djamena    1:00 - WAT 1979 Oct 14    1:00 1:00 WAST 1980 Mar 8    1:00 - WAT      # Comoros   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Indian/Comoro 2:53:04 - LMT 1911 Jul # Moroni, Gran Comoro + Zone Indian/Comoro 2:53:04 - LMT 1911 Jul # Moroni, Gran Comoro    3:00 - EAT    - # Democratic Republic of Congo + # Democratic Republic of the Congo   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Kinshasa 1:01:12 - LMT 1897 Nov 9 -  1:00 - WAT +    Zone Africa/Lubumbashi 1:49:52 - LMT 1897 Nov 9    2:00 - CAT -  + # The above is for the eastern part; see Africa/Lagos for the western part.      # Republic of the Congo - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Brazzaville 1:01:08 - LMT 1912 -  1:00 - WAT + # See Africa/Lagos.    - # Côte D'Ivoire / Ivory Coast + # Côte d'Ivoire / Ivory Coast   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Abidjan -0:16:08 - LMT 1912    0:00 - GMT
408:    2:00 Egypt EE%sT      # Equatorial Guinea - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Malabo 0:35:08 - LMT 1912 -  0:00 - GMT 1963 Dec 15 -  1:00 - WAT + # See Africa/Lagos.      # Eritrea   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Asmara 2:35:32 - LMT 1870 -  2:35:32 - AMT 1890 # Asmara Mean Time -  2:35:20 - ADMT 1936 May 5 # Adis Dera MT +  2:35:32 - AMT 1890 # Asmara Mean Time +  2:35:20 - ADMT 1936 May 5 # Adis Dera MT    3:00 - EAT      # Ethiopia
429:   # Shanks & Pottenger write that Ethiopia had six narrowly-spaced time   # zones between 1870 and 1890, that they merged to 38E50 (2:35:20) in   # 1890, and that they switched to 3:00 on 1936-05-05. Perhaps 38E50 - # was for Adis Dera. Quite likely the Shanks data are wrong anyway. + # was for Adis Dera. Quite likely the Shanks data entries are wrong + # anyway.   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Addis_Ababa 2:34:48 - LMT 1870 -  2:35:20 - ADMT 1936 May 5 # Adis Dera MT +  2:35:20 - ADMT 1936 May 5 # Adis Dera MT    3:00 - EAT      # Gabon - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Libreville 0:37:48 - LMT 1912 -  1:00 - WAT + # See Africa/Lagos.      # Gambia   # See Africa/Abidjan.
461:   # See Africa/Abidjan.      # Guinea-Bissau + # + # Shanks gives 1911-05-26 for the transition to WAT, + # evidently confusing the date of the Portuguese decree + # http://dre.pt/pdf1sdip/1911/05/12500/23132313.pdf + # with the date that it took effect, namely 1912-01-01. + #   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Bissau -1:02:20 - LMT 1911 May 26 + Zone Africa/Bissau -1:02:20 - LMT 1912 Jan 1    -1:00 - WAT 1975    0:00 - GMT   
477:   # Lesotho   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Maseru 1:50:00 - LMT 1903 Mar -  2:00 - SAST 1943 Sep 19 2:00 -  2:00 1:00 SAST 1944 Mar 19 2:00 +  2:00 - SAST 1943 Sep 19 2:00 +  2:00 1:00 SAST 1944 Mar 19 2:00    2:00 - SAST      # Liberia
546:    2:00 - EET 1982    1:00 Libya CE%sT 1990 May 4   # The 1996 and 1997 entries are from Shanks & Pottenger; - # the IATA SSIM data contain some obvious errors. + # the IATA SSIM data entries contain some obvious errors.    2:00 - EET 1996 Sep 30    1:00 Libya CE%sT 1997 Oct 4 -  2:00 - EET 2012 Nov 10 2:00 -  1:00 Libya CE%sT 2013 Oct 25 2:00 +  2:00 - EET 2012 Nov 10 2:00 +  1:00 Libya CE%sT 2013 Oct 25 2:00    2:00 - EET      # Madagascar
606:      # From Alex Krivenyshev (2008-07-11):   # Seems that English language article "The revival of daylight saving - # time: Energy conservation?"-# No. 16578 (07/11/2008) was originally + # time: Energy conservation?"-# No. 16578 (07/11/2008) was originally   # published on Monday, June 30, 2008...   #   # I guess that article in French "Le gouvernement avance l'introduction
657:   Rule Mauritius 2008 only - Oct lastSun 2:00 1:00 S   Rule Mauritius 2009 only - Mar lastSun 2:00 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Indian/Mauritius 3:50:00 - LMT 1907 # Port Louis + Zone Indian/Mauritius 3:50:00 - LMT 1907 # Port Louis    4:00 Mauritius MU%sT # Mauritius Time   # Agalega Is, Rodriguez   # no information; probably like Indian/Mauritius      # Mayotte   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Indian/Mayotte 3:00:56 - LMT 1911 Jul # Mamoutzou + Zone Indian/Mayotte 3:00:56 - LMT 1911 Jul # Mamoutzou    3:00 - EAT      # Morocco
682:   # http://en.afrik.com/news11892.html      # From Alex Krivenyshev (2008-05-09): - # The Morocco time change can be confirmed on Morocco web site Maghreb Arabe Presse: + # The Morocco time change can be confirmed on Morocco web site Maghreb Arabe + # Presse:   # http://www.map.ma/eng/sections/box3/morocco_shifts_to_da/view   #   # Morocco shifts to daylight time on June 1st through September 27, Govt.
760:      # From Dan Abitol (2011-03-30):   # ...Rules for Africa/Casablanca are the following (24h format) - # The 3rd april 2011 at 00:00:00, [it] will be 3rd april 1:00:00 - # The 31th july 2011 at 00:59:59, [it] will be 31th July 00:00:00 + # The 3rd April 2011 at 00:00:00, [it] will be 3rd April 01:00:00 + # The 31st July 2011 at 00:59:59, [it] will be 31st July 00:00:00   # ...Official links of change in morocco   # The change was broadcast on the FM Radio   # I ve called ANRT (telecom regulations in Morocco) at
831:   # announced a bit in advance. On 2012-07-11 the Moroccan government   # announced that year's Ramadan daylight-saving transitions would be   # 2012-07-20 and 2012-08-20; see - # <http://www.mmsp.gov.ma/fr/actualites.aspx?id=288>. + # http://www.mmsp.gov.ma/fr/actualites.aspx?id=288      # From Andrew Paprocki (2013-07-02):   # Morocco announced that the year's Ramadan daylight-savings
963:    0:00 Morocco WE%sT      # Mozambique + # + # Shanks gives 1903-03-01 for the transition to CAT. + # Perhaps the 1911-05-26 Portuguese decree + # http://dre.pt/pdf1sdip/1911/05/12500/23132313.pdf + # merely made it official? + #   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Maputo 2:10:20 - LMT 1903 Mar    2:00 - CAT
971:   # The 1994-04-03 transition is from Shanks & Pottenger.   # Shanks & Pottenger report no DST after 1998-04; go with IATA.    - # From Petronella Sibeene (2007-03-30) in - # <http://allafrica.com/stories/200703300178.html>: + # From Petronella Sibeene (2007-03-30): + # http://allafrica.com/stories/200703300178.html   # While the entire country changes its time, Katima Mulilo and other   # settlements in Caprivi unofficially will not because the sun there   # rises and sets earlier compared to other regions. Chief of
989:   Rule Namibia 1995 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:00 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Windhoek 1:08:24 - LMT 1892 Feb 8 -  1:30 - SWAT 1903 Mar # SW Africa Time -  2:00 - SAST 1942 Sep 20 2:00 -  2:00 1:00 SAST 1943 Mar 21 2:00 +  1:30 - SWAT 1903 Mar # SW Africa Time +  2:00 - SAST 1942 Sep 20 2:00 +  2:00 1:00 SAST 1943 Mar 21 2:00    2:00 - SAST 1990 Mar 21 # independence    2:00 - CAT 1994 Apr 3    1:00 Namibia WA%sT      # Niger - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Niamey 0:08:28 - LMT 1912 -  -1:00 - WAT 1934 Feb 26 -  0:00 - GMT 1960 -  1:00 - WAT + # See Africa/Lagos.      # Nigeria   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Lagos 0:13:36 - LMT 1919 Sep    1:00 - WAT -  + Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Bangui # Central African Republic + Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Brazzaville # Rep. of the Congo + Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Douala # Cameroon + Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Kinshasa # Dem. Rep. of the Congo (west) + Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Libreville # Gabon + Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Luanda # Angola + Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Malabo # Equatorial Guinea + Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Niamey # Niger + Link Africa/Lagos Africa/Porto-Novo # Benin      # Réunion   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Indian/Reunion 3:41:52 - LMT 1911 Jun # Saint-Denis + Zone Indian/Reunion 3:41:52 - LMT 1911 Jun # Saint-Denis    4:00 - RET # Réunion Time   #   # Crozet Islands also observes Réunion time; see the 'antarctica' file.
1047:      # Seychelles   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Indian/Mahe 3:41:48 - LMT 1906 Jun # Victoria + Zone Indian/Mahe 3:41:48 - LMT 1906 Jun # Victoria    4:00 - SCT # Seychelles Time   # From Paul Eggert (2001-05-30):   # Aldabra, Farquhar, and Desroches, originally dependencies of the
1128:   #   # From Oscar van Vlijmen (2005-05-02):   # La Presse, the first national daily newspaper ... - # <http://www.lapresse.tn/archives/archives280405/actualites/lheure.html> + # http://www.lapresse.tn/archives/archives280405/actualites/lheure.html   # ... DST for 2005: on: Sun May 1 0h standard time, off: Fri Sept. 30,   # 1h standard time.   #
1212:   # Shanks & Pottenger say the 1911 switch was on Mar 9; go with Howse's Mar 11.   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Tunis 0:40:44 - LMT 1881 May 12 -  0:09:21 - PMT 1911 Mar 11 # Paris Mean Time +  0:09:21 - PMT 1911 Mar 11 # Paris Mean Time    1:00 Tunisia CE%sT      # Uganda