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2013-11-21

2013-11-21 21:15:59 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2013h.

6:   # go ahead and edit the file (and please send any changes to   # tz@iana.org for general use in the future).    - # From Paul Eggert (2013-02-21): + # From Paul Eggert (2013-08-11):   #   # A good source for time zone historical data outside the U.S. is   # Thomas G. Shanks and Rique Pottenger, The International Atlas (6th edition),
44:   # 4:00 GST Gulf*   # 5:30 IST India   # 7:00 ICT Indochina* - # 7:00 WIT west Indonesia - # 8:00 CIT central Indonesia + # 7:00 WIB west Indonesia (Waktu Indonesia Barat) + # 8:00 WITA central Indonesia (Waktu Indonesia Tengah)   # 8:00 CST China   # 9:00 CJT Central Japanese Time (1896/1937)* - # 9:00 EIT east Indonesia + # 9:00 WIT east Indonesia (Waktu Indonesia Timur)   # 9:00 JST JDT Japan   # 9:00 KST KDT Korea   # 9:30 CST (Australian) Central Standard Time
756:    8:00 - TLT 1942 Feb 21 23:00 # E Timor Time    9:00 - JST 1945 Sep 23    9:00 - TLT 1976 May 3 -  8:00 - CIT 2000 Sep 17 00:00 +  8:00 - WITA 2000 Sep 17 00:00    9:00 - TLT      # India
793:   # (Hollandia). For now, assume all Indonesian locations other than Jayapura   # switched on 1945-09-23.   # + # From Paul Eggert (2013-08-11): + # Normally the tz database uses English-language abbreviations, but in + # Indonesia it's typical to use Indonesian-language abbreviations even + # when writing in English. For example, see the English-language + # summary published by the Time and Frequency Laboratory of the + # Research Center for Calibration, Instrumentation and Metrology, + # Indonesia, <http://time.kim.lipi.go.id/time-eng.php> (2006-09-29). + # The abbreviations are: + # + # WIB - UTC+7 - Waktu Indonesia Barat (Indonesia western time) + # WITA - UTC+8 - Waktu Indonesia Tengah (Indonesia central time) + # WIT - UTC+9 - Waktu Indonesia Timur (Indonesia eastern time) + #   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] -  + # Java, Sumatra   Zone Asia/Jakarta 7:07:12 - LMT 1867 Aug 10   # Shanks & Pottenger say the next transition was at 1924 Jan 1 0:13,   # but this must be a typo. -  7:07:12 - JMT 1923 Dec 31 23:47:12 # Jakarta +  7:07:12 - BMT 1923 Dec 31 23:47:12 # Batavia    7:20 - JAVT 1932 Nov # Java Time -  7:30 - WIT 1942 Mar 23 +  7:30 - WIB 1942 Mar 23    9:00 - JST 1945 Sep 23 -  7:30 - WIT 1948 May -  8:00 - WIT 1950 May -  7:30 - WIT 1964 -  7:00 - WIT +  7:30 - WIB 1948 May +  8:00 - WIB 1950 May +  7:30 - WIB 1964 +  7:00 - WIB + # west and central Borneo   Zone Asia/Pontianak 7:17:20 - LMT 1908 May    7:17:20 - PMT 1932 Nov # Pontianak MT -  7:30 - WIT 1942 Jan 29 +  7:30 - WIB 1942 Jan 29    9:00 - JST 1945 Sep 23 -  7:30 - WIT 1948 May -  8:00 - WIT 1950 May -  7:30 - WIT 1964 -  8:00 - CIT 1988 Jan 1 -  7:00 - WIT +  7:30 - WIB 1948 May +  8:00 - WIB 1950 May +  7:30 - WIB 1964 +  8:00 - WITA 1988 Jan 1 +  7:00 - WIB + # Sulawesi, Lesser Sundas, east and south Borneo   Zone Asia/Makassar 7:57:36 - LMT 1920    7:57:36 - MMT 1932 Nov # Macassar MT -  8:00 - CIT 1942 Feb 9 +  8:00 - WITA 1942 Feb 9    9:00 - JST 1945 Sep 23 -  8:00 - CIT +  8:00 - WITA + # Maluku Islands, West Papua, Papua   Zone Asia/Jayapura 9:22:48 - LMT 1932 Nov -  9:00 - EIT 1944 Sep 1 +  9:00 - WIT 1944 Sep 1    9:30 - CST 1964 -  9:00 - EIT +  9:00 - WIT      # Iran   
1364:   # until about the same time next year (at least).   # http://www.petra.gov.jo/Public_News/Nws_NewsDetails.aspx?NewsID=88950   # - # From Paul Eggert (2012-10-25): - # For now, assume this is just a one-year measure. If it becomes - # permanent, we should move Jordan from EET to AST effective tomorrow. + # From Paul Eggert (2013-09-21): + # It's looking like this change will be permanent; see + # Petra News Agency, Cancelling winter saved Jordan $7 million (2013-02-20) + # <http://www.albawaba.com/business/jordan-winter-electricity--472005>. + # So move Jordan to UTC+3 as of the abovementioned date.      # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Jordan 1973 only - Jun 6 0:00 1:00 S
1392:   Rule Jordan 1999 only - Jul 1 0:00s 1:00 S   Rule Jordan 1999 2002 - Sep lastFri 0:00s 0 -   Rule Jordan 2000 2001 - Mar lastThu 0:00s 1:00 S - Rule Jordan 2002 max - Mar lastThu 24:00 1:00 S + Rule Jordan 2002 2012 - Mar lastThu 24:00 1:00 S   Rule Jordan 2003 only - Oct 24 0:00s 0 -   Rule Jordan 2004 only - Oct 15 0:00s 0 -   Rule Jordan 2005 only - Sep lastFri 0:00s 0 - - Rule Jordan 2006 2011 - Oct lastFri 0:00s 0 - - Rule Jordan 2013 max - Oct lastFri 0:00s 0 - + Rule Jordan 2006 2012 - Oct lastFri 0:00s 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Amman 2:23:44 - LMT 1931 -  2:00 Jordan EE%sT +  2:00 Jordan EE%sT 2012 Oct 26 0:00s +  3:00 - AST         # Kazakhstan
2280:   # http://www.samanews.com/index.php?act=Show&id=154120   # http://safa.ps/details/news/99844/%D8%B1%D8%A7%D9%85-%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%84%D9%87-%D8%A8%D8%AF%D8%A1-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AA%D9%88%D9%82%D9%8A%D8%AA-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B5%D9%8A%D9%81%D9%8A-29-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AC%D8%A7%D8%B1%D9%8A.html    - # From Paul Eggert (2013-04-15): + # From Steffen Thorsen (2013-09-24): + # The Gaza and West Bank are ending DST Thursday at midnight + # (2013-09-27 00:00:00) (one hour earlier than last year...). + # This source in English, says "that winter time will go into effect + # at midnight on Thursday in the West Bank and Gaza Strip": + # http://english.wafa.ps/index.php?action=detail&id=23246 + # official source...: + # http://www.palestinecabinet.gov.ps/ar/Views/ViewDetails.aspx?pid=1252 +  + # From Paul Eggert (2013-09-24):   # For future dates, guess the last Thursday in March at 24:00 through - # the first Friday on or after September 21 at 01:00. This is consistent with + # the first Friday on or after September 21 at 00:00. This is consistent with   # the predictions in today's editions of the following URLs,   # which are for Gaza and Hebron respectively:   # http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/timezone.html?n=702
2313:   Rule Palestine 2011 only - Aug 30 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Palestine 2011 only - Sep 30 0:00 0 -   Rule Palestine 2012 max - Mar lastThu 24:00 1:00 S - Rule Palestine 2012 max - Sep Fri>=21 1:00 0 - + Rule Palestine 2012 only - Sep 21 1:00 0 - + Rule Palestine 2013 max - Sep Fri>=21 0:00 0 -      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Gaza 2:17:52 - LMT 1900 Oct