[ntp:questions] Local time and NTP server time

Unruh unruh-spam at physics.ubc.ca
Thu Nov 13 05:09:20 UTC 2008

melanie_pfefer at yahoo.co.uk (Melanie Pfefer) writes:


>when I specify for example a ntp that is located in a different Time Zone, how ntp records my local time?

It does not. ntp operates on UTC (Universal Time coordinate) which is the
same around the world. If it is 3:15PM UTC in Vancouver it is 3:15UTc in
Berlin, and in Seoul, and at the South Pole. 


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