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pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:1:   # <pre> - # @(#)australasia 8.30 +    # This file is in the public domain, so clarified as of   # 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.      # This file also includes Pacific islands.      # Notes are at the end of this file      ###############################################################################      # Australia
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:212:   #   # Ashmore Is, Cartier   # no indigenous inhabitants; only seasonal caretakers   # no times are set   #   # Coral Sea Is   # no indigenous inhabitants; only meteorologists   # no times are set   #   # Macquarie - # permanent occupation (scientific station) since 1948; - # sealing and penguin oil station operated 1888/1917 - # like Australia/Hobart + # 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>. + # Guess that it was like Australia/Hobart while inhabited before 2010. + # + # From Steffen Thorsen (2010-03-10): + # We got these changes from the Australian Antarctic Division: + # - Macquarie Island will stay on UTC+11 for winter and therefore not + # switch back from daylight savings time when other parts of Australia do + # on 4 April. + # + # From Arthur David Olson (2013-05-23): + # The 1919 transition is overspecified below so pre-2013 zics + # will produce a binary file with an EST-type as the first 32-bit type; + # 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 - EST 1916 Oct 1 2:00 +  10:00 1:00 EST 1917 Feb +  10:00 Aus EST 1919 Apr 1 0:00s +  0 - zzz 1948 Mar 25 +  10:00 Aus EST 1967 +  10:00 AT EST 2010 Apr 4 3:00 +  11:00 - MIST # Macquarie I Standard Time      # Christmas   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Indian/Christmas 7:02:52 - LMT 1895 Feb    7:00 - CXT # Christmas Island Time      # Cook Is   # From Shanks & Pottenger:   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Cook 1978 only - Nov 12 0:00 0:30 HS
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:240:    -10:00 Cook CK%sT      # Cocos   # These islands were ruled by the Ross family from about 1830 to 1978.   # We don't know when standard time was introduced; for now, we guess 1900.   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Indian/Cocos 6:27:40 - LMT 1900    6:30 - CCT # Cocos Islands Time      # Fiji +  + # Milne gives 11:55:44 for Suva. +    # From Alexander Krivenyshev (2009-11-10):   # According to Fiji Broadcasting Corporation, Fiji plans to re-introduce DST   # from November 29th 2009 to April 25th 2010.   #   # "Daylight savings to commence this month"   # <a href="http://www.radiofiji.com.fj/fullstory.php?id=23719">   # http://www.radiofiji.com.fj/fullstory.php?id=23719   # </a>   # or   # <a href="http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_fiji01.html">
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:315:   # <a href="http://www.fiji.gov.fj/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=5017:amendments-to-daylight-savings&catid=71:press-releases&Itemid=155">   # http://www.fiji.gov.fj/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=5017:amendments-to-daylight-savings&catid=71:press-releases&Itemid=155   # </a>   # states:   #   # The end of daylight saving scheduled initially for the 26th of February 2012   # has been brought forward to the 22nd of January 2012.   # The commencement of daylight saving will remain unchanged and start   # on the 23rd of October, 2011.    + # From the Fiji Government Online Portal (2012-08-21) via Steffen Thorsen: + # The Minister for Labour, Industrial Relations and Employment Mr Jone Usamate + # today confirmed that Fiji will start daylight savings at 2 am on Sunday 21st + # October 2012 and end at 3 am on Sunday 20th January 2013. + # http://www.fiji.gov.fj/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=6702&catid=71&Itemid=155 +  + # From the Fijian Government Media Center (2013-08-30) via David Wheeler: + # Fiji will start daylight savings on Sunday 27th October, 2013 and end at 3am + # on Sunday 19th January, 2014.... move clocks forward by one hour from 2am + # http://www.fiji.gov.fj/Media-Center/Press-Releases/DAYLIGHT-SAVING-STARTS-ON-SUNDAY,-27th-OCTOBER-201.aspx + # + # From Paul Eggert (2013-09-09): + # For now, guess that Fiji springs forward the Sunday before the fourth + # Monday in October. This matches both recent practice and + # timeanddate.com's current spring-forward prediction. + # For the January 2014 transition we guessed right while timeanddate.com + # guessed wrong, so leave the fall-back prediction alone. +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Fiji 1998 1999 - Nov Sun>=1 2:00 1:00 S   Rule Fiji 1999 2000 - Feb lastSun 3:00 0 -   Rule Fiji 2009 only - Nov 29 2:00 1:00 S   Rule Fiji 2010 only - Mar lastSun 3:00 0 - - Rule Fiji 2010 only - Oct 24 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Fiji 2010 max - Oct Sun>=21 2:00 1:00 S   Rule Fiji 2011 only - Mar Sun>=1 3:00 0 - - Rule Fiji 2011 only - Oct 23 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Fiji 2012 only - Jan 22 3:00 0 - + Rule Fiji 2012 max - Jan Sun>=18 3:00 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Pacific/Fiji 11:53:40 - 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    -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    -10:00 - TAHT # Tahiti Time
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:447:   Rule Chatham 2007 max - Sep lastSun 2:45s 1:00 D   Rule NZ 2008 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 S   Rule Chatham 2008 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:45s 0 S   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Pacific/Auckland 11:39:04 - LMT 1868 Nov 2    11:30 NZ NZ%sT 1946 Jan 1    12:00 NZ NZ%sT   Zone Pacific/Chatham 12:13:48 - LMT 1957 Jan 1    12:45 Chatham CHA%sT    + Link Pacific/Auckland Antarctica/McMurdo      # Auckland Is   # uninhabited; Maori and Moriori, colonial settlers, pastoralists, sealers,   # and scientific personnel have wintered      # Campbell I   # minor whaling stations operated 1909/1914   # scientific station operated 1941/1995;   # previously whalers, sealers, pastoralists, and scientific personnel wintered   # was probably like Pacific/Auckland
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:614:   # 2012 01 April 4:00am to 3:00am - - - - - -   #   # Dateline Change skip Friday 30th Dec 2011   # Thursday 29th December 2011 23:59:59 Hours   # Saturday 31st December 2011 00:00:00 Hours   #   # Clarification by Tim Parenti (2012-01-03):   # Although Samoa has used Daylight Saving Time in the 2010-2011 and 2011-2012   # seasons, there is not yet any indication that this trend will continue on   # a regular basis. For now, we have explicitly listed the transitions below. + # + # From Nicky (2012-09-10): + # Daylight Saving Time commences on Sunday 30th September 2012 and + # ends on Sunday 7th of April 2013. + # + # Please find link below for more information. + # http://www.mcil.gov.ws/mcil_publications.html + # + # That publication also includes dates for Summer of 2013/4 as well + # which give the impression of a pattern in selecting dates for the + # future, so for now, we will guess this will continue. +  + # Western Samoa + # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S + Rule WS 2012 max - Sep lastSun 3:00 1 D + Rule WS 2012 max - Apr Sun>=1 4:00 0 - + # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Pacific/Apia 12:33:04 - LMT 1879 Jul 5    -11:26:56 - LMT 1911    -11:30 - SAMT 1950 # Samoa Time    -11:00 - WST 2010 Sep 26    -11:00 1:00 WSDT 2011 Apr 2 4:00    -11:00 - WST 2011 Sep 24 3:00    -11:00 1:00 WSDT 2011 Dec 30 -  13:00 1:00 WSDT 2012 Apr 1 4:00 -  13:00 - WST +  13:00 1:00 WSDT 2012 Apr Sun>=1 4:00 +  13:00 WS WS%sT      # 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    11:00 - SBT # Solomon Is Time      # Tokelau Is   #   # From Gwillim Law (2011-12-29)   # A correspondent informed me that Tokelau, like Samoa, will be skipping - # December 31 this year, thereby changing its time zone from UTC-10 to - # UTC+14. When I tried to verify this statement, I found a confirming - # article in Time magazine online - # <a href="http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,2103243,00.html"> - # (http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,2103243,00.html). - # </a> + # December 31 this year ...   # - # From Jonathan Leffler (2011-12-29) - # Information from the BBC to the same effect: - # <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16351377"> - # http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16351377 - # </a> + # From Steffen Thorsen (2012-07-25) + # ... we double checked by calling hotels and offices based in Tokelau asking + # about the time there, and they all told a time that agrees with UTC+13.... + # Shanks says UTC-10 from 1901 [but] ... there is a good chance the change + # actually was to UTC-11 back then.   # - # Patch supplied by Tim Parenti (2011-12-29) + # From Paul Eggert (2012-07-25) + # A Google Books snippet of Appendix to the Journals of the House of + # Representatives of New Zealand, Session 1948, + # <http://books.google.com/books?id=ZaVCAQAAIAAJ>, page 65, says Tokelau + # was "11 hours slow on G.M.T." Go with Thorsen and assume Shanks & Pottenger + # are off by an hour starting in 1901.      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Pacific/Fakaofo -11:24:56 - LMT 1901 -  -10:00 - TKT 2011 Dec 30 # Tokelau Time -  14:00 - TKT +  -11:00 - TKT 2011 Dec 30 # Tokelau Time +  13:00 - TKT      # Tonga   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Tonga 1999 only - Oct 7 2:00s 1:00 S   Rule Tonga 2000 only - Mar 19 2:00s 0 -   Rule Tonga 2000 2001 - Nov Sun>=1 2:00 1:00 S   Rule Tonga 2001 2002 - Jan lastSun 2:00 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Pacific/Tongatapu 12:19:20 - LMT 1901    12:20 - TOT 1941 # Tonga Time
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:679:    12:00 - TVT # Tuvalu Time         # US minor outlying islands      # Howland, Baker   # Howland was mined for guano by American companies 1857-1878 and British   # 1886-1891; Baker was similar but exact dates are not known.   # Inhabited by civilians 1935-1942; U.S. military bases 1943-1944;   # uninhabited thereafter. - # Howland observed Hawaii Standard Time (UTC-10:30) in 1937; + # Howland observed Hawaii Standard Time (UT-10:30) in 1937;   # see page 206 of Elgen M. Long and Marie K. Long,   # Amelia Earhart: the Mystery Solved, Simon & Schuster (2000).   # So most likely Howland and Baker observed Hawaii Time from 1935   # until they were abandoned after the war.      # Jarvis   # Mined for guano by American companies 1857-1879 and British 1883?-1891?.   # Inhabited by civilians 1935-1942; IGY scientific base 1957-1958;   # uninhabited thereafter.   # no information; was probably like Pacific/Kiritimati      # Johnston - # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Pacific/Johnston -10:00 - HST + # + # From Paul Eggert (2013-09-03): + # In his memoirs of June 6th to October 4, 1945 + # <http://www.315bw.org/Herb_Bach.htm> (2005), Herbert C. Bach writes, + # "We started our letdown to Kwajalein Atoll and landed there at 5:00 AM + # Johnston time, 1:30 AM Kwajalein time." This was in June 1945, and + # confirms that Johnston kept the same time as Honolulu in summer 1945. + # We have no better information, so for now, assume this has been true + # indefinitely into the past. + # + # See 'northamerica' for Pacific/Johnston.      # Kingman   # uninhabited      # Midway   #   # 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
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:749:   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901    12:00 - WFT # Wallis & Futuna Time      ###############################################################################      # NOTES      # 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).   #   # I invented the abbreviations marked `*' in the following table;   # the rest are from earlier versions of this file, or from other sources.   # Corrections are welcome!   # std dst   # LMT Local Mean Time   # 8:00 WST WST Western Australia   # 8:45 CWST CWST Central Western Australia*
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:1420:   # instead of the American system (which was one day behind).      # From Rives McDow (1998-10-08):   # Fiji will introduce DST effective 0200 local time, 1998-11-01   # until 0300 local time 1999-02-28. Each year the DST period will   # be from the first Sunday in November until the last Sunday in February.      # From Paul Eggert (2000-01-08):   # IATA SSIM (1999-09) says DST ends 0100 local time. Go with McDow.    - # From the BBC World Service (1998-10-31 11:32 UTC): + # From the BBC World Service in + # http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/205226.stm (1998-10-31 16:03 UTC):   # The Fijiian government says the main reasons for the time change is to - # improve productivity and reduce road accidents. But correspondents say it - # also hopes the move will boost Fiji's ability to compete with other pacific - # islands in the effort to attract tourists to witness the dawning of the new - # millenium. + # improve productivity and reduce road accidents.... [T]he move is also + # intended to boost Fiji's ability to attract tourists to witness the dawning + # of the new millennium.      # http://www.fiji.gov.fj/press/2000_09/2000_09_13-05.shtml (2000-09-13)   # reports that Fiji has discontinued DST.      # Johnston      # Johnston data is from usno1995.         # Kiribati
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:1570:   # minutes we have lost?"   #   # The Crown Prince, presented an unanswerable argument: "Remember that   # on the World Day of Prayer, you would be the first people on Earth   # to say your prayers in the morning."      # From Paul Eggert (2006-03-22):   # Shanks & Pottenger say the transition was on 1968-10-01; go with Mundell.      # From Eric Ulevik (1999-05-03): - # Tonga's director of tourism, who is also secretary of the National Millenium + # Tonga's director of tourism, who is also secretary of the National Millennium   # Committee, has a plan to get Tonga back in front.   # He has proposed a one-off move to tropical daylight saving for Tonga from   # October to March, which has won approval in principle from the Tongan   # Government.      # From Steffen Thorsen (1999-09-09):   # * Tonga will introduce DST in November   #   # I was given this link by John Letts:   # <a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/world/asia-pacific/newsid_424000/424764.stm">