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2013-04-22

2013-04-22 09:15:39 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2013b.

6:      # This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,   # go ahead and edit the file (and please send any changes to - # tz@elsie.nci.nih.gov for general use in the future). + # tz@iana.org for general use in the future).      # From Paul Eggert (1999-03-22):   # A reliable and entertaining source about time zones is
1019:   # William Willett, The Waste of Daylight, 19th edition   # </a> (1914-03)   # + # Milne J. Civil time. Geogr J. 1899 Feb;13(2):173-94 + # <http://www.jstor.org/stable/1774359>. + #   # See the `europe' file for Greenland.      # Canada
2554:      # Bahamas   # + # For 1899 Milne gives -5:09:29.5; round that. + #   # From Sue Williams (2006-12-07):   # The Bahamas announced about a month ago that they plan to change their DST   # rules to sync with the U.S. starting in 2007....
2563:   Rule Bahamas 1964 1975 - Oct lastSun 2:00 0 S   Rule Bahamas 1964 1975 - Apr lastSun 2:00 1:00 D   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone America/Nassau -5:09:24 - LMT 1912 Mar 2 + Zone America/Nassau -5:09:30 - LMT 1912 Mar 2    -5:00 Bahamas E%sT 1976    -5:00 US E%sT      # Barbados -  +  + # For 1899 Milne gives -3:58:29.2; round that. +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Barb 1977 only - Jun 12 2:00 1:00 D   Rule Barb 1977 1978 - Oct Sun>=1 2:00 0 S
2575:   Rule Barb 1979 only - Sep 30 2:00 0 S   Rule Barb 1980 only - Sep 25 2:00 0 S   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone America/Barbados -3:58:28 - LMT 1924 # Bridgetown -  -3:58:28 - BMT 1932 # Bridgetown Mean Time + Zone America/Barbados -3:58:29 - LMT 1924 # Bridgetown +  -3:58:29 - BMT 1932 # Bridgetown Mean Time    -4:00 Barb A%sT      # Belize
2594:      # Bermuda    + # For 1899 Milne gives -4:19:18.3 as the meridian of the clock tower, + # Bermuda dockyard, Ireland I; round that. +    # From Dan Jones, reporting in The Royal Gazette (2006-06-26):      # Next year, however, clocks in the US will go forward on the second Sunday
2603:   # http://www.theroyalgazette.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060529/NEWS/105290135      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Atlantic/Bermuda -4:19:04 - LMT 1930 Jan 1 2:00 # Hamilton + Zone Atlantic/Bermuda -4:19:18 - LMT 1930 Jan 1 2:00 # Hamilton    -4:00 - AST 1974 Apr 28 2:00    -4:00 Bahamas A%sT 1976    -4:00 US A%sT
2615:    -5:00 - EST      # Costa Rica +  + # Milne gives -5:36:13.3 as San Jose mean time; round to nearest. +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule CR 1979 1980 - Feb lastSun 0:00 1:00 D   Rule CR 1979 1980 - Jun Sun>=1 0:00 0 S
2625:   Rule CR 1992 only - Mar 15 0:00 0 S   # There are too many San Joses elsewhere, so we'll use `Costa Rica'.   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone America/Costa_Rica -5:36:20 - LMT 1890 # San Jose -  -5:36:20 - SJMT 1921 Jan 15 # San Jose Mean Time + Zone America/Costa_Rica -5:36:13 - LMT 1890 # San Jose +  -5:36:13 - SJMT 1921 Jan 15 # San Jose Mean Time    -6:00 CR C%sT   # Coco   # no information; probably like America/Costa_Rica      # Cuba    -  + # From Paul Eggert (2013-02-21): + # Milne gives -5:28:50.45 for the observatory at Havana, -5:29:23.57 + # for the port, and -5:30 for meteorological observations. + # For now, stick with Shanks & Pottenger. +    # From Arthur David Olson (1999-03-29):   # The 1999-03-28 exhibition baseball game held in Havana, Cuba, between   # the Cuban National Team and the Baltimore Orioles was carried live on
2797:   # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/cuba-starts-dst-2012.html   # </a>    + # From Steffen Thorsen (2012-11-03): + # Radio Reloj and many other sources report that Cuba is changing back + # to standard time on 2012-11-04: + # http://www.radioreloj.cu/index.php/noticias-radio-reloj/36-nacionales/9961-regira-horario-normal-en-cuba-desde-el-domingo-cuatro-de-noviembre + # From Paul Eggert (2012-11-03): + # For now, assume the future rule is first Sunday in November. +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Cuba 1928 only - Jun 10 0:00 1:00 D   Rule Cuba 1928 only - Oct 10 0:00 0 S
2834:   Rule Cuba 2011 only - Mar Sun>=15 0:00s 1:00 D   Rule Cuba 2011 only - Nov 13 0:00s 0 S   Rule Cuba 2012 only - Apr 1 0:00s 1:00 D - Rule Cuba 2012 max - Oct lastSun 0:00s 0 S + Rule Cuba 2012 max - Nov Sun>=1 0:00s 0 S   Rule Cuba 2013 max - Mar Sun>=8 0:00s 1:00 D      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
2974:   # apparently using the same start and end date as USA/Canada.   # So this means they have already changed their time.   # - # (Sources in French): - # <a href="http://www.alterpresse.org/spip.php?article12510"> +    # http://www.alterpresse.org/spip.php?article12510 - # </a> - # <a href="http://radiovision2000haiti.net/home/?p=13253"> +    # http://radiovision2000haiti.net/home/?p=13253 - # </a> +    # - # Our coverage: - # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/haiti-dst-2012.html"> - # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/haiti-dst-2012.html - # </a> -  +    # From Arthur David Olson (2012-03-11):   # The alterpresse.org source seems to show a US-style leap from 2:00 a.m. to   # 3:00 a.m. rather than the traditional Haitian jump at midnight. - # Assume a US-style fall back as well XXX. - # Do not yet assume that the change carries forward past 2012 XXX. + # Assume a US-style fall back as well.    -  + # From Steffen Thorsen (2013-03-10): + # It appears that Haiti is observing DST this year as well, same rules + # as US/Canada. They did it last year as well, and it looks like they + # are going to observe DST every year now... + # + # http://radiovision2000haiti.net/public/haiti-avis-changement-dheure-dimanche/ + # http://www.canalplushaiti.net/?p=6714 +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Haiti 1983 only - May 8 0:00 1:00 D   Rule Haiti 1984 1987 - Apr lastSun 0:00 1:00 D
3003:   Rule Haiti 1988 1997 - Oct lastSun 1:00s 0 S   Rule Haiti 2005 2006 - Apr Sun>=1 0:00 1:00 D   Rule Haiti 2005 2006 - Oct lastSun 0:00 0 S - Rule Haiti 2012 only - Mar Sun>=8 2:00 1:00 D - Rule Haiti 2012 only - Nov Sun>=1 2:00 0 S + Rule Haiti 2012 max - Mar Sun>=8 2:00 1:00 D + Rule Haiti 2012 max - Nov Sun>=1 2:00 0 S   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone America/Port-au-Prince -4:49:20 - LMT 1890    -4:49 - PPMT 1917 Jan 24 12:00 # P-a-P MT