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2014-09-04

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

Updated to tzdata2014g.

101:   # Tasmania   #   # From Paul Eggert (2005-08-16): - # <http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/dst_times.shtml> + # http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/dst_times.shtml   # says King Island didn't observe DST from WWII until late 1971.   #   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
126:   Rule AT 2008 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 S   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Australia/Hobart 9:49:16 - LMT 1895 Sep -  10:00 - AEST 1916 Oct 1 2:00 +  10:00 - AEST 1916 Oct 1 2:00    10:00 1:00 AEDT 1917 Feb    10:00 Aus AE%sT 1967    10:00 AT AE%sT   Zone Australia/Currie 9:35:28 - LMT 1895 Sep -  10:00 - AEST 1916 Oct 1 2:00 +  10:00 - AEST 1916 Oct 1 2:00    10:00 1:00 AEDT 1917 Feb    10:00 Aus AE%sT 1971 Jul    10:00 AT AE%sT
220:   # Permanent occupation (scientific station) 1911-1915 and since 25 March 1948;   # sealing and penguin oil station operated Nov 1899 to Apr 1919. See the   # Tasmania Parks & Wildlife Service history of sealing at Macquarie Island - # <http://www.parks.tas.gov.au/index.aspx?base=1828> - # <http://www.parks.tas.gov.au/index.aspx?base=1831>. + # http://www.parks.tas.gov.au/index.aspx?base=1828 + # http://www.parks.tas.gov.au/index.aspx?base=1831   # Guess that it was like Australia/Hobart while inhabited before 2010.   #   # From Steffen Thorsen (2010-03-10):
236:   # this is required for correct handling of times before 1916 by   # pre-2013 versions of localtime.   Zone Antarctica/Macquarie 0 - zzz 1899 Nov -  10:00 - AEST 1916 Oct 1 2:00 +  10:00 - AEST 1916 Oct 1 2:00    10:00 1:00 AEDT 1917 Feb -  10:00 Aus AE%sT 1919 Apr 1 0:00s +  10:00 Aus AE%sT 1919 Apr 1 0:00s    0 - zzz 1948 Mar 25    10:00 Aus AE%sT 1967 -  10:00 AT AE%sT 2010 Apr 4 3:00 +  10:00 AT AE%sT 2010 Apr 4 3:00    11:00 - MIST # Macquarie I Standard Time      # Christmas
346:   Rule Fiji 2012 2013 - Jan Sun>=18 3:00 0 -   Rule Fiji 2014 max - Jan Sun>=18 2:00 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Pacific/Fiji 11:55:44 - LMT 1915 Oct 26 # Suva + Zone Pacific/Fiji 11:55:44 - LMT 1915 Oct 26 # Suva    12:00 Fiji FJ%sT # Fiji Time      # French Polynesia   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Pacific/Gambier -8:59:48 - LMT 1912 Oct # Rikitea + Zone Pacific/Gambier -8:59:48 - LMT 1912 Oct # Rikitea    -9:00 - GAMT # Gambier Time   Zone Pacific/Marquesas -9:18:00 - LMT 1912 Oct    -9:30 - MART # Marquesas Time - Zone Pacific/Tahiti -9:58:16 - LMT 1912 Oct # Papeete + Zone Pacific/Tahiti -9:58:16 - LMT 1912 Oct # Papeete    -10:00 - TAHT # Tahiti Time   # Clipperton (near North America) is administered from French Polynesia;   # it is uninhabited.
363:   # Guam   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Pacific/Guam -14:21:00 - LMT 1844 Dec 31 -  9:39:00 - LMT 1901 # Agana -  10:00 - GST 2000 Dec 23 # Guam +  9:39:00 - LMT 1901 # Agana +  10:00 - GST 2000 Dec 23 # Guam    10:00 - ChST # Chamorro Standard Time      # Kiribati   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Pacific/Tarawa 11:32:04 - LMT 1901 # Bairiki -  12:00 - GILT # Gilbert Is Time + Zone Pacific/Tarawa 11:32:04 - LMT 1901 # Bairiki +  12:00 - GILT # Gilbert Is Time   Zone Pacific/Enderbury -11:24:20 - LMT 1901    -12:00 - PHOT 1979 Oct # Phoenix Is Time    -11:00 - PHOT 1995
384:   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Pacific/Saipan -14:17:00 - LMT 1844 Dec 31    9:43:00 - LMT 1901 -  9:00 - MPT 1969 Oct # N Mariana Is Time +  9:00 - MPT 1969 Oct # N Mariana Is Time    10:00 - MPT 2000 Dec 23    10:00 - ChST # Chamorro Standard Time   
395:    12:00 - MHT   Zone Pacific/Kwajalein 11:09:20 - LMT 1901    11:00 - MHT 1969 Oct -  -12:00 - KWAT 1993 Aug 20 # Kwajalein Time +  -12:00 - KWAT 1993 Aug 20 # Kwajalein Time    12:00 - MHT      # Micronesia   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Pacific/Chuuk 10:07:08 - LMT 1901 -  10:00 - CHUT # Chuuk Time - Zone Pacific/Pohnpei 10:32:52 - LMT 1901 # Kolonia -  11:00 - PONT # Pohnpei Time +  10:00 - CHUT # Chuuk Time + Zone Pacific/Pohnpei 10:32:52 - LMT 1901 # Kolonia +  11:00 - PONT # Pohnpei Time   Zone Pacific/Kosrae 10:51:56 - LMT 1901 -  11:00 - KOST 1969 Oct # Kosrae Time +  11:00 - KOST 1969 Oct # Kosrae Time    12:00 - KOST 1999    11:00 - KOST      # Nauru   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Pacific/Nauru 11:07:40 - LMT 1921 Jan 15 # Uaobe -  11:30 - NRT 1942 Mar 15 # Nauru Time + Zone Pacific/Nauru 11:07:40 - LMT 1921 Jan 15 # Uaobe +  11:30 - NRT 1942 Mar 15 # Nauru Time    9:00 - JST 1944 Aug 15    11:30 - NRT 1979 May    12:00 - NRT
489:   Rule Cook 1979 1991 - Mar Sun>=1 0:00 0 -   Rule Cook 1979 1990 - Oct lastSun 0:00 0:30 HS   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Pacific/Rarotonga -10:39:04 - LMT 1901 # Avarua -  -10:30 - CKT 1978 Nov 12 # Cook Is Time + Zone Pacific/Rarotonga -10:39:04 - LMT 1901 # Avarua +  -10:30 - CKT 1978 Nov 12 # Cook Is Time    -10:00 Cook CK%sT      ###############################################################################
498:      # Niue   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Pacific/Niue -11:19:40 - LMT 1901 # Alofi -  -11:20 - NUT 1951 # Niue Time -  -11:30 - NUT 1978 Oct 1 + Zone Pacific/Niue -11:19:40 - LMT 1901 # Alofi +  -11:20 - NUT 1951 # Niue Time +  -11:30 - NUT 1978 Oct 1    -11:00 - NUT      # Norfolk   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Pacific/Norfolk 11:11:52 - LMT 1901 # Kingston -  11:12 - NMT 1951 # Norfolk Mean Time -  11:30 - NFT # Norfolk Time + Zone Pacific/Norfolk 11:11:52 - LMT 1901 # Kingston +  11:12 - NMT 1951 # Norfolk Mean Time +  11:30 - NFT # Norfolk Time      # Palau (Belau)   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Pacific/Palau 8:57:56 - LMT 1901 # Koror + Zone Pacific/Palau 8:57:56 - LMT 1901 # Koror    9:00 - PWT # Palau Time      # Papua New Guinea   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Pacific/Port_Moresby 9:48:40 - LMT 1880 -  9:48:32 - PMMT 1895 # Port Moresby Mean Time -  10:00 - PGT # Papua New Guinea Time +  9:48:32 - PMMT 1895 # Port Moresby Mean Time +  10:00 - PGT # Papua New Guinea Time      # Pitcairn   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Pacific/Pitcairn -8:40:20 - LMT 1901 # Adamstown -  -8:30 - PNT 1998 Apr 27 00:00 + Zone Pacific/Pitcairn -8:40:20 - LMT 1901 # Adamstown +  -8:30 - PNT 1998 Apr 27 0:00    -8:00 - PST # Pitcairn Standard Time      # American Samoa   Zone Pacific/Pago_Pago 12:37:12 - LMT 1879 Jul 5    -11:22:48 - LMT 1911 -  -11:00 - NST 1967 Apr # N=Nome -  -11:00 - BST 1983 Nov 30 # B=Bering -  -11:00 - SST # S=Samoa +  -11:00 - NST 1967 Apr # N=Nome +  -11:00 - BST 1983 Nov 30 # B=Bering +  -11:00 - SST # S=Samoa      # Samoa (formerly and also known as Western Samoa)   
617:   # Solomon Is   # excludes Bougainville, for which see Papua New Guinea   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Pacific/Guadalcanal 10:39:48 - LMT 1912 Oct # Honiara + Zone Pacific/Guadalcanal 10:39:48 - LMT 1912 Oct # Honiara    11:00 - SBT # Solomon Is Time      # Tokelau Is
641:      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Pacific/Fakaofo -11:24:56 - LMT 1901 -  -11:00 - TKT 2011 Dec 30 # Tokelau Time +  -11:00 - TKT 2011 Dec 30 # Tokelau Time    13:00 - TKT      # Tonga
701:   # time from Operation Newsreel (Hardtack I/Teak shot, 1958-08-01) to the last   # Operation Fishbowl shot (Tightrope, 1962-11-04).... [See] Herman Hoerlin,   # "The United States High-Altitude Test Experience: A Review Emphasizing the - # Impact on the Environment", Los Alamos LA-6405, Oct 1976 - # <http://www.fas.org/sgp/othergov/doe/lanl/docs1/00322994.pdf>. + # Impact on the Environment", Los Alamos LA-6405, Oct 1976. + # http://www.fas.org/sgp/othergov/doe/lanl/docs1/00322994.pdf   # See the table on page 4 where he lists GMT and local times for the tests; a   # footnote for the JI tests reads that local time is "JI time = Hawaii Time   # Minus One Hour".
717:   # From Mark Brader (2005-01-23):   # [Fallacies and Fantasies of Air Transport History, by R.E.G. Davies,   # published 1994 by Paladwr Press, McLean, VA, USA; ISBN 0-9626483-5-3] - # reproduced a Pan American Airways timeables from 1936, for their weekly + # reproduced a Pan American Airways timetable from 1936, for their weekly   # "Orient Express" flights between San Francisco and Manila, and connecting   # flights to Chicago and the US East Coast. As it uses some time zone   # designations that I've never seen before:....
727:   Zone Pacific/Midway -11:49:28 - LMT 1901    -11:00 - NST 1956 Jun 3    -11:00 1:00 NDT 1956 Sep 2 -  -11:00 - NST 1967 Apr # N=Nome -  -11:00 - BST 1983 Nov 30 # B=Bering -  -11:00 - SST # S=Samoa +  -11:00 - NST 1967 Apr # N=Nome +  -11:00 - BST 1983 Nov 30 # B=Bering +  -11:00 - SST # S=Samoa      # Palmyra   # uninhabited since World War II; was probably like Pacific/Kiritimati
749:   Rule Vanuatu 1992 1993 - Jan Sun>=23 0:00 0 -   Rule Vanuatu 1992 only - Oct Sun>=23 0:00 1:00 S   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Pacific/Efate 11:13:16 - LMT 1912 Jan 13 # Vila + Zone Pacific/Efate 11:13:16 - LMT 1912 Jan 13 # Vila    11:00 Vanuatu VU%sT # Vanuatu Time      # Wallis and Futuna
761:      # NOTES    - # 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):   # A good source for time zone historical data outside the U.S. is
784:   # 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).
834:      # From Paul Eggert (2005-12-08):   # Implementation Dates of Daylight Saving Time within Australia - # <http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/dst_times.shtml> + # http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/dst_times.shtml   # summarizes daylight saving issues in Australia.      # From Arthur David Olson (2005-12-12):   # Lawlink NSW:Daylight Saving in New South Wales - # <http://www.lawlink.nsw.gov.au/lawlink/Corporate/ll_agdinfo.nsf/pages/community_relations_daylight_saving> + # http://www.lawlink.nsw.gov.au/lawlink/Corporate/ll_agdinfo.nsf/pages/community_relations_daylight_saving   # covers New South Wales in particular.      # From John Mackin (1991-03-06):
976:   #   # NSW (including LHI and Broken Hill):   # Standard Time Act 1987 (updated 1995-04-04) - # <http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/nsw/consol_act/sta1987137/index.html> + # http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/nsw/consol_act/sta1987137/index.html   # ACT   # Standard Time and Summer Time Act 1972 - # <http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/act/consol_act/stasta1972279/index.html> + # http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/act/consol_act/stasta1972279/index.html   # SA   # Standard Time Act, 1898 - # <http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/sa/consol_act/sta1898137/index.html> + # http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/sa/consol_act/sta1898137/index.html      # From David Grosz (2005-06-13):   # It was announced last week that Daylight Saving would be extended by
1048:   # it matches what was used in the past.      # The Australian Bureau of Meteorology FAQ - # <http://www.bom.gov.au/faq/faqgen.htm> + # http://www.bom.gov.au/faq/faqgen.htm   # (1999-09-27) writes that Giles Meteorological Station uses   # South Australian time even though it's located in Western Australia.   
1092:   # From Christopher Hunt (2006-11-21), after an advance warning   # from Jesper Nørgaard Welen (2006-11-01):   # WA are trialing DST for three years. - # <http://www.parliament.wa.gov.au/parliament/bills.nsf/9A1B183144403DA54825721200088DF1/$File/Bill175-1B.pdf> + # http://www.parliament.wa.gov.au/parliament/bills.nsf/9A1B183144403DA54825721200088DF1/$File/Bill175-1B.pdf      # From Rives McDow (2002-04-09):   # The most interesting region I have found consists of three towns on the
1106:   # From Paul Eggert (2002-04-09):   # This is confirmed by the section entitled   # "What's the deal with time zones???" in - # <http://www.earthsci.unimelb.edu.au/~awatkins/null.html>. + # http://www.earthsci.unimelb.edu.au/~awatkins/null.html   #   # From Alex Livingston (2006-12-07):   # ... it was just on four years ago that I drove along the Eyre Highway,
1262:      # From Eric Ulevik (1999-05-26):   # DST will start in NSW on the last Sunday of August, rather than the usual - # October in 2000. [See: Matthew Moore, - # Two months more daylight saving - # Sydney Morning Herald (1999-05-26) - # <http://www.smh.com.au/news/9905/26/pageone/pageone4.html>] + # October in 2000. See: Matthew Moore, + # Two months more daylight saving, Sydney Morning Herald (1999-05-26). + # http://www.smh.com.au/news/9905/26/pageone/pageone4.html      # From Paul Eggert (1999-09-27):   # See the following official NSW source:   # Daylight Saving in New South Wales. - # <http://dir.gis.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/genobject/document/other/daylightsaving/tigGmZ> + # http://dir.gis.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/genobject/document/other/daylightsaving/tigGmZ   #   # Narrabri Shire (NSW) council has announced it will ignore the extension of   # daylight saving next year. See:   # Narrabri Council to ignore daylight saving - # <http://abc.net.au/news/regionals/neweng/monthly/regeng-22jul1999-1.htm> + # http://abc.net.au/news/regionals/neweng/monthly/regeng-22jul1999-1.htm   # (1999-07-22). For now, we'll wait to see if this really happens.   #   # Victoria will following NSW. See:   # Vic to extend daylight saving (1999-07-28) - # <http://abc.net.au/local/news/olympics/1999/07/item19990728112314_1.htm> + # http://abc.net.au/local/news/olympics/1999/07/item19990728112314_1.htm   #   # However, South Australia rejected the DST request. See:   # South Australia rejects Olympics daylight savings request (1999-07-19) - # <http://abc.net.au/news/olympics/1999/07/item19990719151754_1.htm> + # http://abc.net.au/news/olympics/1999/07/item19990719151754_1.htm   #   # Queensland also will not observe DST for the Olympics. See:   # Qld says no to daylight savings for Olympics - # <http://abc.net.au/news/olympics/1999/06/item19990601114608_1.htm> + # http://abc.net.au/news/olympics/1999/06/item19990601114608_1.htm   # (1999-06-01), which quotes Queensland Premier Peter Beattie as saying   # "Look you've got to remember in my family when this came up last time   # I voted for it, my wife voted against it and she said to me it's all very
1298:   #   # Broken Hill will stick with South Australian time in 2000. See:   # Broken Hill to be behind the times (1999-07-21) - # <http://abc.net.au/news/regionals/brokenh/monthly/regbrok-21jul1999-6.htm> + # http://abc.net.au/news/regionals/brokenh/monthly/regbrok-21jul1999-6.htm      # IATA SSIM (1998-09) says that the spring 2000 change for Australian   # Capital Territory, New South Wales except Lord Howe Island and Broken
1434:      # From Paul Eggert (2014-07-14):   # Chatham Island time was formally standardized on 1957-01-01 by - # New Zealand's Standard Time Amendment Act 1956 (1956-10-26) - # <http://www.austlii.edu.au/nz/legis/hist_act/staa19561956n100244.pdf>. + # New Zealand's Standard Time Amendment Act 1956 (1956-10-26). + # http://www.austlii.edu.au/nz/legis/hist_act/staa19561956n100244.pdf   # According to Google Books snippet view, a speaker in the New Zealand   # parliamentary debates in 1956 said "Clause 78 makes provision for standard   # time in the Chatham Islands. The time there is 45 minutes in advance of New
1516:   # From Paul Eggert (1999-10-29):   # The Federated States of Micronesia Visitors Board writes in   # The Federated States of Micronesia - Visitor Information (1999-01-26) - # <http://www.fsmgov.org/info/clocks.html> + # http://www.fsmgov.org/info/clocks.html   # that Truk and Yap are UTC+10, and Ponape and Kosrae are UTC+11.   # We don't know when Kosrae switched from UTC+12; assume January 1 for now.   
1587:   # Since Kiribati has moved the Date Line it's not clear what Tonga will do.      # Don Mundell writes in the 1997-02-20 Tonga Chronicle - # How Tonga became 'The Land where Time Begins' - # <http://www.tongatapu.net.to/tonga/homeland/timebegins.htm>: -  + # How Tonga became 'The Land where Time Begins': + # http://www.tongatapu.net.to/tonga/homeland/timebegins.htm + #   # Until 1941 Tonga maintained a standard time 50 minutes ahead of NZST   # 12 hours and 20 minutes ahead of GMT. When New Zealand adjusted its   # standard time in 1940s, Tonga had the choice of subtracting from its
1723:   # (2005-03-20):   #   # The American Practical Navigator (2002) - # <http://pollux.nss.nima.mil/pubs/pubs_j_apn_sections.html?rid=187> + # http://pollux.nss.nima.mil/pubs/pubs_j_apn_sections.html?rid=187   # talks only about the 180-degree meridian with respect to ships in   # international waters; it ignores the international date line.