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2014-08-18

2014-08-18 10:42:45 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2014f.

Also removed some obsolete files (solar8[789]) and added zone1970.tab.

The tzdata directory should now be fully in sync with the tzdata2014f dist.

1: - # <pre> +    # This file is in the public domain, so clarified as of   # 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.      # From Paul Eggert (1999-11-15):   # To keep things manageable, we list only locations occupied year-round; see - # <a href="http://www.comnap.aq/comnap/comnap.nsf/P/Stations/"> +    # COMNAP - Stations and Bases - # </a> + # <http://www.comnap.aq/comnap/comnap.nsf/P/Stations/>   # and - # <a href="http://www.spri.cam.ac.uk/bob/periant.htm"> +    # Summary of the Peri-Antarctic Islands (1998-07-23) - # </a> + # <http://www.spri.cam.ac.uk/bob/periant.htm>   # for information.   # Unless otherwise specified, we have no time zone information.   #
55:      # Argentina - year-round bases   # Belgrano II, Confin Coast, -770227-0343737, since 1972-02-05 - # Esperanza, San Martin Land, -6323-05659, since 1952-12-17 - # Jubany, Potter Peninsula, King George Island, -6414-0602320, since 1982-01 - # Marambio, Seymour I, -6414-05637, since 1969-10-29 + # Carlini, Potter Cove, King George Island, -6414-0602320, since 1982-01 + # Esperanza, Hope Bay, -6323-05659, since 1952-12-17 + # Marambio, -6414-05637, since 1969-10-29   # Orcadas, Laurie I, -6016-04444, since 1904-02-22 - # San Martin, Debenham I, -6807-06708, since 1951-03-21 + # San Martín, Barry I, -6808-06706, since 1951-03-21   # (except 1960-03 / 1976-03-21)      # Australia - territories   # Heard Island, McDonald Islands (uninhabited)   # previously sealers and scientific personnel wintered - # <a href="http://web.archive.org/web/20021204222245/http://www.dstc.qut.edu.au/DST/marg/daylight.html"> +    # Margaret Turner reports - # </a> (1999-09-30) that they're UTC+5, with no DST; + # <http://web.archive.org/web/20021204222245/http://www.dstc.qut.edu.au/DST/marg/daylight.html> + # (1999-09-30) that they're UTC+5, with no DST;   # presumably this is when they have visitors.   #   # year-round bases
84:   # The changes occurred on 2009-10-18 at 02:00 (local times).   #   # Government source: (Australian Antarctic Division) - # <a href="http://www.aad.gov.au/default.asp?casid=37079"> +    # http://www.aad.gov.au/default.asp?casid=37079 - # </a> +    #   # We have more background information here: - # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/antarctica-new-times.html"> +    # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/antarctica-new-times.html - # </a> +       # From Steffen Thorsen (2010-03-10):   # We got these changes from the Australian Antarctic Division: ...
106:   # - Mawson station stays on UTC+5.   #   # Background: - # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/antartica-time-changes-2010.html"> +    # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/antartica-time-changes-2010.html - # </a> +       # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Antarctica/Casey 0 - zzz 1969 -  8:00 - WST 2009 Oct 18 2:00 -  # Western (Aus) Standard Time +  8:00 - AWST 2009 Oct 18 2:00 +  # Australian Western Std Time    11:00 - CAST 2010 Mar 5 2:00    # Casey Time -  8:00 - WST 2011 Oct 28 2:00 +  8:00 - AWST 2011 Oct 28 2:00    11:00 - CAST 2012 Feb 21 17:00u -  8:00 - WST +  8:00 - AWST   Zone Antarctica/Davis 0 - zzz 1957 Jan 13    7:00 - DAVT 1964 Nov # Davis Time    0 - zzz 1969 Feb
132:    # Mawson Time    5:00 - MAWT   # References: - # <a href="http://www.antdiv.gov.au/aad/exop/sfo/casey/casey_aws.html"> +    # Casey Weather (1998-02-26) - # </a> - # <a href="http://www.antdiv.gov.au/aad/exop/sfo/davis/video.html"> + # <http://www.antdiv.gov.au/aad/exop/sfo/casey/casey_aws.html>   # Davis Station, Antarctica (1998-02-26) - # </a> - # <a href="http://www.antdiv.gov.au/aad/exop/sfo/mawson/video.html"> + # <http://www.antdiv.gov.au/aad/exop/sfo/davis/video.html>   # Mawson Station, Antarctica (1998-02-25) - # </a> + # <http://www.antdiv.gov.au/aad/exop/sfo/mawson/video.html>    -  + # Belgium - year-round base + # Princess Elisabeth, Queen Maud Land, -713412+0231200, since 2007 +    # Brazil - year-round base - # Comandante Ferraz, King George Island, -6205+05824, since 1983/4 + # Ferraz, King George Island, -6205+05824, since 1983/4    -  + # Bulgaria - year-round base + # St. Kliment Ohridski, Livingston Island, -623829-0602153, since 1988 +    # Chile - year-round bases and towns   # Escudero, South Shetland Is, -621157-0585735, since 1994 - # Presidente Eduadro Frei, King George Island, -6214-05848, since 1969-03-07 - # General Bernardo O'Higgins, Antarctic Peninsula, -6319-05704, since 1948-02 - # Capitan Arturo Prat, -6230-05941 + # Frei Montalva, King George Island, -6214-05848, since 1969-03-07 + # O'Higgins, Antarctic Peninsula, -6319-05704, since 1948-02 + # Prat, -6230-05941   # Villa Las Estrellas (a town), around the Frei base, since 1984-04-09   # These locations have always used Santiago time; use TZ='America/Santiago'.   
157:   # Great Wall, King George Island, -6213-05858, since 1985-02-20   # Zhongshan, Larsemann Hills, Prydz Bay, -6922+07623, since 1989-02-26    - # France - year-round bases + # France - year-round bases (also see "France & Italy")   #   # From Antoine Leca (1997-01-20):   # Time data are from Nicole Pailleau at the IFRTP   # (French Institute for Polar Research and Technology). - # She confirms that French Southern Territories and Terre Adelie bases - # don't observe daylight saving time, even if Terre Adelie supplies came + # She confirms that French Southern Territories and Terre Adélie bases + # don't observe daylight saving time, even if Terre Adélie supplies came   # from Tasmania.   #   # French Southern Territories with year-round inhabitants   # - # Martin-de-Vivies Base, Amsterdam Island, -374105+0773155, since 1950 - # Alfred-Faure Base, Crozet Islands, -462551+0515152, since 1964 - # Port-aux-Francais, Kerguelen Islands, -492110+0701303, since 1951; + # Alfred Faure, Possession Island, Crozet Islands, -462551+0515152, since 1964; + # sealing & whaling stations operated variously 1802/1911+; + # see Indian/Reunion. + # + # Martin-de-Viviès, Amsterdam Island, -374105+0773155, since 1950 + # Port-aux-Français, Kerguelen Islands, -492110+0701303, since 1951;   # whaling & sealing station operated 1908/1914, 1920/1929, and 1951/1956   #   # St Paul Island - near Amsterdam, uninhabited   # fishing stations operated variously 1819/1931   #   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Indian/Kerguelen 0 - zzz 1950 # Port-aux-Francais + Zone Indian/Kerguelen 0 - zzz 1950 # Port-aux-Français    5:00 - TFT # ISO code TF Time   #   # year-round base in the main continent - # Dumont-d'Urville, Ile des Petrels, -6640+14001, since 1956-11 + # Dumont d'Urville, Île des Pétrels, -6640+14001, since 1956-11 + # <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dumont_d'Urville_Station> (2005-12-05)   #   # Another base at Port-Martin, 50km east, began operation in 1947.   # It was destroyed by fire on 1952-01-14.
191:    10:00 - PMT 1952 Jan 14 # Port-Martin Time    0 - zzz 1956 Nov    10:00 - DDUT # Dumont-d'Urville Time - # Reference: - # <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dumont_d'Urville_Station"> - # Dumont d'Urville Station (2005-12-05) - # </a> +     -  + # France & Italy - year-round base + # Concordia, -750600+1232000, since 2005 +    # Germany - year-round base - # Georg von Neumayer, -7039-00815 + # Neumayer III, -704080-0081602, since 2009    - # India - year-round base - # Dakshin Gangotri, -7005+01200 + # India - year-round bases + # Bharati, -692428+0761114, since 2012 + # Maitri, -704558+0114356, since 1989    -  + # Italy - year-round base (also see "France & Italy") + # Zuchelli, Terra Nova Bay, -744140+1640647, since 1986 +    # Japan - year-round bases - # Dome Fuji, -7719+03942 - # Syowa, -690022+0393524 + # Syowa (also known as Showa), -690022+0393524, since 1957   #   # From Hideyuki Suzuki (1999-02-06):   # In all Japanese stations, +0300 is used as the standard time.
216:   Zone Antarctica/Syowa 0 - zzz 1957 Jan 29    3:00 - SYOT # Syowa Time   # See: - # <a href="http://www.nipr.ac.jp/english/ara01.html"> +    # NIPR Antarctic Research Activities (1999-08-17) - # </a> + # <http://www.nipr.ac.jp/english/ara01.html>      # S Korea - year-round base -  + # Jang Bogo, Terra Nova Bay, -743700+1641205 since 2014   # King Sejong, King George Island, -6213-05847, since 1988      # New Zealand - claims
269:   # Poland - year-round base   # Arctowski, King George Island, -620945-0582745, since 1977    + # Romania - year-bound base + # Law-Racoviță, Larsemann Hills, -692319+0762251, since 1986 +    # Russia - year-round bases   # Bellingshausen, King George Island, -621159-0585337, since 1968-02-22   # Mirny, Davis coast, -6633+09301, since 1956-02
278:   # year-round from 1960/61 to 1992      # Vostok, since 1957-12-16, temporarily closed 1994-02/1994-11 - # <a href="http://quest.arc.nasa.gov/antarctica/QA/computers/Directions,Time,ZIP"> - # From Craig Mundell (1994-12-15)</a>: + # From Craig Mundell (1994-12-15) + # <http://quest.arc.nasa.gov/antarctica/QA/computers/Directions,Time,ZIP>:   # Vostok, which is one of the Russian stations, is set on the same   # time as Moscow, Russia.   #
294:   #   # From Paul Eggert (2001-05-04):   # This seems to be hopelessly confusing, so I asked Lee Hotz about it - # in person. He said that some Antartic locations set their local + # in person. He said that some Antarctic locations set their local   # time so that noon is the warmest part of the day, and that this   # changes during the year and does not necessarily correspond to mean   # solar noon. So the Vostok time might have been whatever the clocks
306:      # S Africa - year-round bases   # Marion Island, -4653+03752 - # Sanae, -7141-00250 + # SANAE IV, Vesleskarvet, Queen Maud Land, -714022-0025026, since 1997    - # UK + # Ukraine - year-round base + # Vernadsky (formerly Faraday), Galindez Island, -651445-0641526, since 1954 +  + # United Kingdom   #   # British Antarctic Territories (BAT) claims   # South Orkney Islands
364:   # but that he found it more convenient to keep GMT+12   # as supplies for the station were coming from McMurdo Sound,   # which was on GMT+12 because New Zealand was on GMT+12 all year - # at that time (1957). (Source: Siple's book 90 degrees SOUTH.) + # at that time (1957). (Source: Siple's book 90 Degrees South.)   #   # From Susan Smith   # http://www.cybertours.com/whs/pole10.html