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*** 25,37 **** # 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). ! # From Paul Eggert (2006-03-22): # # 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). # --- 25,37 ---- # 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@iana.org for general use in the future). ! # 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). #
*** 46,55 **** --- 46,59 ---- # # 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,
*** 137,148 **** --- 141,156 ---- 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
*** 210,219 **** --- 218,232 ---- ############################################################################### # 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 -
*** 350,360 **** 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 2:00 Egypt EE%sT # Equatorial Guinea # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] Zone Africa/Malabo 0:35:08 - LMT 1912 --- 363,373 ---- 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 2:05:09 - LMT 1900 Oct 2:00 Egypt EE%sT # Equatorial Guinea # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] Zone Africa/Malabo 0:35:08 - LMT 1912
*** 445,454 **** --- 458,481 ---- ############################################################################### # 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). + # 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 -
*** 459,479 **** 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 - # 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 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 ! 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 --- 486,510 ---- 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 max - Mar lastFri 1:00 1:00 S + Rule Libya 2013 max - 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 1996 and 1997 entries are from Shanks & Pottenger; # the IATA SSIM data contain some obvious errors. 2:00 - EET 1996 Sep 30 ! 1:00 Libya CE%sT 1997 Oct 4 ! 2:00 - EET 2012 Nov 10 2:00 ! 1:00 Libya CE%sT # Madagascar # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] Zone Indian/Antananarivo 3:10:04 - LMT 1911 Jul 3:00 - EAT 1954 Feb 27 23:00s
*** 836,845 **** --- 867,911 ---- # 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>. + # + # To estimate what the Moroccan government will do in future years, + # transition dates for 2013 through 2021 were determined by running + # the following program under GNU Emacs 24.3: + # + # (let ((islamic-year 1434)) + # (while (< islamic-year 1444) + # (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 the results hand-edited for 2020-2022, when the normal spring-forward + # date falls during the estimated Ramadan. + # + # From 2023 through 2038 Ramadan is not predicted to overlap with + # daylight saving time. Starting in 2039 there will be overlap again, + # but 32-bit time_t values roll around in 2038 so for now do not worry + # about dates after 2038. + # 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
*** 861,874 **** 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 only - Jul 20 3:00 0 - Rule Morocco 2012 only - Aug 20 2:00 1:00 S # 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 --- 927,958 ---- 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 2019 - Apr lastSun 2:00 1:00 S Rule Morocco 2012 max - Sep lastSun 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 9 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2013 only - Aug 8 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 - May 24 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2021 only - May 13 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2022 only - May 3 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2023 max - Apr lastSun 2:00 1:00 S # 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