[ntp:questions] Google and leap seconds

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.invalid
Wed Sep 21 20:33:02 UTC 2011

Richard B. Gilbert wrote:

> It's unfortunate that the earth DOES NOT rotate exactly 360 degrees in 
> exactly 24.000000000000 hours. This bit of poor design causes all sorts 

It's nothing like it.  It out by approximately 1 degree a day!

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