[ntp:questions] How can it be :05 in one place and :30 in another place?

Unruh unruh-spam at physics.ubc.ca
Sun Oct 26 19:46:25 UTC 2008


gretchendenisebaxter at gmail.com (Gretchen Baxter) writes:

>Hi,

>I went to http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/

>I saw that it was 10:35 in New York but in Adelaide it was 1:05 PM and in
>New Delhi 8:05.

>How can that be?

Easy. There exist half hour time zones in the world. The closest to you is
probably Newfoundland in Canada.


>Gretchen




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