pike.git / lib / modules / Calendar.pmod / tzdata / africa

version» Context lines:

pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:1:   # <pre> - # @(#)africa 8.35 +    # 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,   # 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 (2006-03-22): + # From Paul Eggert (2013-02-21):   #   # A good source for time zone historical data outside the U.S. is   # Thomas G. Shanks and Rique Pottenger, The International Atlas (6th edition),   # San Diego: ACS Publications, Inc. (2003).   #   # Gwillim Law writes that a good source   # for recent time zone data is the International Air Transport   # Association's Standard Schedules Information Manual (IATA SSIM),   # published semiannually. Law sent in several helpful summaries   # of the IATA's data after 1990.   #   # Except where otherwise noted, Shanks & Pottenger is the source for   # entries through 1990, and IATA SSIM is the source for entries afterwards.   #   # Another source occasionally used is Edward W. Whitman, World Time Differences,   # Whitman Publishing Co, 2 Niagara Av, Ealing, London (undated), which   # 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>. + #   # A reliable and entertaining source about time zones is   # Derek Howse, Greenwich time and longitude, Philip Wilson Publishers (1997).   #   # Previous editions of this database used WAT, CAT, SAT, and EAT   # for +0:00 through +3:00, respectively,   # but Mark R V Murray reports that   # `SAST' is the official abbreviation for +2:00 in the country of South Africa,   # `CAT' is commonly used for +2:00 in countries north of South Africa, and   # `WAT' is probably the best name for +1:00, as the common phrase for   # the area that includes Nigeria is ``West Africa''.
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:110:      # 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      # Botswana + # From Paul Eggert (2013-02-21): + # Milne says they were regulated by the Cape Town Signal in 1899; + # assume they switched to 2:00 when Cape Town did.   # 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      # Burkina Faso   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Ouagadougou -0:06:04 - LMT 1912    0:00 - GMT      # Burundi
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:183:      # Djibouti   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Djibouti 2:52:36 - LMT 1911 Jul    3:00 - EAT      ###############################################################################      # Egypt    + # Milne says Cairo used 2:05:08.9, the local mean time of the Abbasizeh + # observatory; round to nearest. Milne also says that the official time for + # Egypt was mean noon at the Great Pyramid, 2:04:30.5, but apparently this + # did not apply to Cairo, Alexandria, or Port Said. +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Egypt 1940 only - Jul 15 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Egypt 1940 only - Oct 1 0:00 0 -   Rule Egypt 1941 only - Apr 15 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Egypt 1941 only - Sep 16 0:00 0 -   Rule Egypt 1942 1944 - Apr 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Egypt 1942 only - Oct 27 0:00 0 -   Rule Egypt 1943 1945 - Nov 1 0:00 0 -   Rule Egypt 1945 only - Apr 16 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Egypt 1957 only - May 10 0:00 1:00 S
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:323:   # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_egypt02.html   # </a>      Rule Egypt 2008 only - Aug lastThu 23:00s 0 -   Rule Egypt 2009 only - Aug 20 23:00s 0 -   Rule Egypt 2010 only - Aug 11 0:00 0 -   Rule Egypt 2010 only - Sep 10 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Egypt 2010 only - Sep lastThu 23:00s 0 -      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Africa/Cairo 2:05:00 - LMT 1900 Oct + Zone Africa/Cairo 2:05:09 - LMT 1900 Oct    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      # Eritrea   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:418:   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Monrovia -0:43:08 - LMT 1882    -0:43:08 - MMT 1919 Mar # Monrovia Mean Time    -0:44:30 - LRT 1972 May # Liberia Time    0:00 - GMT      ###############################################################################      # Libya    + # From Even Scharning (2012-11-10): + # Libya set their time one hour back at 02:00 on Saturday November 10. + # http://www.libyaherald.com/2012/11/04/clocks-to-go-back-an-hour-on-saturday/ + # Here is an official source [in Arabic]: http://ls.ly/fb6Yc + # + # Steffen Thorsen forwarded a translation (2012-11-10) in + # http://mm.icann.org/pipermail/tz/2012-November/018451.html + # + # From Tim Parenti (2012-11-11): + # Treat the 2012-11-10 change as a zone change from UTC+2 to UTC+1. + # The DST rules planned for 2013 and onward roughly mirror those of Europe + # (either two days before them or five days after them, so as to fall on + # lastFri instead of lastSun). +  + # From Even Scharning (2013-10-25): + # The scheduled end of DST in Libya on Friday, October 25, 2013 was + # cancelled yesterday.... + # http://www.libyaherald.com/2013/10/24/correction-no-time-change-tomorrow/ + # + # From Paul Eggert (2013-10-25): + # For now, assume they're reverting to the pre-2012 rules of permanent UTC+2. +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Libya 1951 only - Oct 14 2:00 1:00 S   Rule Libya 1952 only - Jan 1 0:00 0 -   Rule Libya 1953 only - Oct 9 2:00 1:00 S   Rule Libya 1954 only - Jan 1 0:00 0 -   Rule Libya 1955 only - Sep 30 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Libya 1956 only - Jan 1 0:00 0 -   Rule Libya 1982 1984 - Apr 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Libya 1982 1985 - Oct 1 0:00 0 -   Rule Libya 1985 only - Apr 6 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Libya 1986 only - Apr 4 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Libya 1986 only - Oct 3 0:00 0 -   Rule Libya 1987 1989 - Apr 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Libya 1987 1989 - Oct 1 0:00 0 - -  + Rule Libya 1997 only - Apr 4 0:00 1:00 S + Rule Libya 1997 only - Oct 4 0:00 0 - + Rule Libya 2013 only - Mar lastFri 1:00 1:00 S + Rule Libya 2013 only - Oct lastFri 2:00 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Tripoli 0:52:44 - LMT 1920    1:00 Libya CE%sT 1959    2:00 - EET 1982    1:00 Libya CE%sT 1990 May 4 - # The following entries are from Shanks & Pottenger; + # The 1996 and 1997 entries are from Shanks & Pottenger;   # the IATA SSIM data contain some obvious errors.    2:00 - EET 1996 Sep 30 -  1:00 - CET 1997 Apr 4 -  1:00 1:00 CEST 1997 Oct 4 +  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      # Madagascar   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Indian/Antananarivo 3:10:04 - LMT 1911 Jul    3:00 - EAT 1954 Feb 27 23:00s    3:00 1:00 EAST 1954 May 29 23:00s    3:00 - EAT      # Malawi
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:647:   # http://www.maroc.ma/NR/exeres/FACF141F-D910-44B0-B7FA-6E03733425D1.htm   # </a>   # on a government portal as being between june 1st and sept 27th (not yet   # posted in english).   #   # The following google query will generate many relevant hits:   # <a href="http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=Conseil+de+gouvernement+maroc+heure+avance&btnG=Search">   # http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=Conseil+de+gouvernement+maroc+heure+avance&btnG=Search   # </a>    - # From Alex Krivenyshev (2008-05-09): - # Is Western Sahara (part which administrated by Morocco) going to follow - # Morocco DST changes? Any information? What about other part of - # Western Sahara - under administration of POLISARIO Front (also named - # SADR Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic)? -  - # From Arthur David Olson (2008-05-09): - # XXX--guess that it is only Morocco for now; guess only 2008 for now. -  +    # From Steffen Thorsen (2008-08-27):   # Morocco will change the clocks back on the midnight between August 31   # and September 1. They originally planned to observe DST to near the end   # of September:   #   # One article about it (in French):   # <a href="http://www.menara.ma/fr/Actualites/Maroc/Societe/ci.retour_a_l_heure_gmt_a_partir_du_dimanche_31_aout_a_minuit_officiel_.default">   # http://www.menara.ma/fr/Actualites/Maroc/Societe/ci.retour_a_l_heure_gmt_a_partir_du_dimanche_31_aout_a_minuit_officiel_.default   # </a>   #
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:792:   # start date, start time of day, end date, and end time of day XXX.      # From Christophe Tropamer (2012-03-16):   # Seen Morocco change again:   # <a href="http://www.le2uminutes.com/actualite.php">   # http://www.le2uminutes.com/actualite.php   # </a>   # "...&agrave; partir du dernier dimance d'avril et non fins mars,   # comme annonc&eacute; pr&eacute;c&eacute;demment."    + # From Milamber Space Network (2012-07-17): + # The official return to GMT is announced by the Moroccan government: + # <a href="http://www.mmsp.gov.ma/fr/actualites.aspx?id=288"> + # http://www.mmsp.gov.ma/fr/actualites.aspx?id=288 [in French] + # </a> + # + # Google translation, lightly edited: + # Back to the standard time of the Kingdom (GMT) + # Pursuant to Decree No. 2-12-126 issued on 26 Jumada (I) 1433 (April 18, + # 2012) and in accordance with the order of Mr. President of the + # Government No. 3-47-12 issued on 24 Sha'ban (11 July 2012), the Ministry + # of Public Service and Administration Modernization announces the return + # of the legal time of the Kingdom (GMT) from Friday, July 20, 2012 until + # Monday, August 20, 2012. So the time will be delayed by 60 minutes from + # 3:00 am Friday, July 20, 2012 and will again be advanced by 60 minutes + # August 20, 2012 from 2:00 am. +  + # From Paul Eggert (2013-03-06): + # Morocco's daylight-saving transitions due to Ramadan seem to be + # 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>. +  + # From Andrew Paprocki (2013-07-02): + # Morocco announced that the year's Ramadan daylight-savings + # transitions would be 2013-07-07 and 2013-08-10; see: + # http://www.maroc.ma/en/news/morocco-suspends-daylight-saving-time-july-7-aug10 +  + # From Steffen Thorsen (2013-09-28): + # Morocco extends DST by one month, on very short notice, just 1 day + # before it was going to end. There is a new decree (2.13.781) for + # this, where DST from now on goes from last Sunday of March at 02:00 + # to last Sunday of October at 03:00, similar to EU rules. Official + # source (French): + # http://www.maroc.gov.ma/fr/actualites/lhoraire-dete-gmt1-maintenu-jusquau-27-octobre-2013 + # Another source (specifying the time for start and end in the decree): + # http://www.lemag.ma/Heure-d-ete-au-Maroc-jusqu-au-27-octobre_a75620.html +  + # From Paul Eggert (2013-10-03): + # To estimate what the Moroccan government will do in future years, + # transition dates for 2014 through 2038 were determined by running + # the following program under GNU Emacs 24.3: + # + # (let ((islamic-year 1435)) + # (while (< islamic-year 1461) + # (let ((a + # (calendar-gregorian-from-absolute + # (calendar-islamic-to-absolute (list 9 1 islamic-year)))) + # (b + # (calendar-gregorian-from-absolute + # (calendar-islamic-to-absolute (list 10 1 islamic-year))))) + # (insert + # (format + # (concat "Rule\tMorocco\t%d\tonly\t-\t%s\t %2d\t 3:00\t0\t-\n" + # "Rule\tMorocco\t%d\tonly\t-\t%s\t %2d\t 2:00\t1:00\tS\n") + # (car (cdr (cdr a))) (calendar-month-name (car a) t) (car (cdr a)) + # (car (cdr (cdr b))) (calendar-month-name (car b) t) (car (cdr b))))) + # (setq islamic-year (+ 1 islamic-year)))) + # + # with spring-forward transitions removed for 2023-2025, when the + # normal spring-forward date falls during the estimated Ramadan; with + # all transitions removed for 2026-2035, where the estimated Ramadan + # falls entirely outside daylight-saving time; and with fall-back + # transitions removed for 2036-2037, where the normal fall-back + # date falls during the estimated Ramadan. Normally, the table would + # stop after 2037 because 32-bit time_t values roll around early in 2038, + # but that would imply a prediction of perpetual DST after March 2038 + # due to the year-2037 glitches. So, this table instead stops after + # 2038, the first non-glitchy year after the 32-bit rollover. + # An advantage of stopping after 2038 is that it lets zic guess + # TZ='WET0WEST,M3.5.0,M10.5.0/3' for time stamps far in the future. +    # RULE NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S      Rule Morocco 1939 only - Sep 12 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 1939 only - Nov 19 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 1940 only - Feb 25 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 1945 only - Nov 18 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 1950 only - Jun 11 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 1950 only - Oct 29 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 1967 only - Jun 3 12:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 1967 only - Oct 1 0:00 0 -
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:817:   Rule Morocco 1978 only - Jun 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 1978 only - Aug 4 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 2008 only - Jun 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 2008 only - Sep 1 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 2009 only - Jun 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 2009 only - Aug 21 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 2010 only - May 2 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 2010 only - Aug 8 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 2011 only - Apr 3 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 2011 only - Jul 31 0 0 - - Rule Morocco 2012 max - Apr lastSun 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2012 max - Sep lastSun 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2012 2013 - Apr lastSun 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2012 only - Sep 30 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2012 only - Jul 20 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2012 only - Aug 20 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2013 only - Jul 7 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2013 only - Aug 10 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2013 2035 - Oct lastSun 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2014 2022 - Mar lastSun 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2014 only - Jun 29 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2014 only - Jul 29 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2015 only - Jun 18 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2015 only - Jul 18 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2016 only - Jun 7 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2016 only - Jul 7 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2017 only - May 27 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2017 only - Jun 26 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2018 only - May 16 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2018 only - Jun 15 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2019 only - May 6 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2019 only - Jun 5 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2020 only - Apr 24 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2020 only - May 24 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2021 only - Apr 13 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2021 only - May 13 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2022 only - Apr 3 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2022 only - May 3 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2023 only - Apr 22 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2024 only - Apr 10 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2025 only - Mar 31 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2026 max - Mar lastSun 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2036 only - Oct 21 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2037 only - Oct 11 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2038 only - Sep 30 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2038 only - Oct 30 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2038 max - Oct lastSun 3:00 0 -      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Casablanca -0:30:20 - LMT 1913 Oct 26    0:00 Morocco WE%sT 1984 Mar 16    1:00 - CET 1986    0:00 Morocco WE%sT -  +    # Western Sahara -  + # + # From Gwillim Law (2013-10-22): + # A correspondent who is usually well informed about time zone matters + # ... says that Western Sahara observes daylight saving time, just as + # Morocco does. + # + # From Paul Eggert (2013-10-23): + # Assume that this has been true since Western Sahara switched to GMT, + # since most of it was then controlled by Morocco. +    Zone Africa/El_Aaiun -0:52:48 - LMT 1934 Jan    -1:00 - WAT 1976 Apr 14 -  0:00 - WET +  0:00 Morocco WE%sT      # Mozambique   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Maputo 2:10:20 - LMT 1903 Mar    2:00 - CAT      # Namibia   # The 1994-04-03 transition is from Shanks & Pottenger.   # Shanks & Pottenger report no DST after 1998-04; go with IATA.   
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:985:   Rule Sudan 1970 only - May 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Sudan 1970 1985 - Oct 15 0:00 0 -   Rule Sudan 1971 only - Apr 30 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Sudan 1972 1985 - Apr lastSun 0:00 1:00 S   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Khartoum 2:10:08 - LMT 1931    2:00 Sudan CA%sT 2000 Jan 15 12:00    3:00 - EAT      # South Sudan - Zone Africa/Juba 2:06:24 - LMT 1931 -  2:00 Sudan CA%sT 2000 Jan 15 12:00 -  3:00 - EAT + Link Africa/Khartoum Africa/Juba      # Swaziland   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Mbabane 2:04:24 - LMT 1903 Mar    2:00 - SAST      # Tanzania   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Dar_es_Salaam 2:37:08 - LMT 1931    3:00 - EAT 1948