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# <pre>
-# @(#)leapseconds 8.11
+# @(#)leapseconds 8.13
# This file is in the public domain, so clarified as of
# 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.
@@ -48,40 +48,54 @@ Leap 1997 Jun 30 23:59:60 + S
Leap 1998 Dec 31 23:59:60 + S
Leap 2005 Dec 31 23:59:60 + S
Leap 2008 Dec 31 23:59:60 + S
+Leap 2012 Jun 30 23:59:60 + S
# INTERNATIONAL EARTH ROTATION AND REFERENCE SYSTEMS SERVICE (IERS)
#
# SERVICE INTERNATIONAL DE LA ROTATION TERRESTRE ET DES SYSTEMES DE REFERENCE
#
+#
# SERVICE DE LA ROTATION TERRESTRE
# OBSERVATOIRE DE PARIS
# 61, Av. de l'Observatoire 75014 PARIS (France)
-# Tel. : 33 (0) 1 40 51 22 29
+# Tel. : 33 (0) 1 40 51 22 26
# FAX : 33 (0) 1 40 51 22 91
-# Internet : services.iers@obspm.fr
+# e-mail : (E-Mail Removed)
+# http://hpiers.obspm.fr/eop-pc
+#
+# Paris, 5 January 2012
#
-# Paris, 2 February 2011
#
-# Bulletin C 41
+# Bulletin C 43
#
# To authorities responsible
# for the measurement and
# distribution of time
#
-# INFORMATION ON UTC - TAI
#
-# NO positive leap second will be introduced at the end of June 2011.
-# The difference between Coordinated Universal Time UTC and the
-# International Atomic Time TAI is :
+# UTC TIME STEP
+# on the 1st of July 2012
+#
#
-# from 2009 January 1, 0h UTC, until further notice : UTC-TAI = -34 s
+# A positive leap second will be introduced at the end of June 2012.
+# The sequence of dates of the UTC second markers will be:
+#
+# 2012 June 30, 23h 59m 59s
+# 2012 June 30, 23h 59m 60s
+# 2012 July 1, 0h 0m 0s
+#
+# The difference between UTC and the International Atomic Time TAI is:
+#
+# from 2009 January 1, 0h UTC, to 2012 July 1 0h UTC : UTC-TAI = - 34s
+# from 2012 July 1, 0h UTC, until further notice : UTC-TAI = - 35s
#
# Leap seconds can be introduced in UTC at the end of the months of December
-# or June, depending on the evolution of UT1-TAI. Bulletin C is mailed every
-# six months, either to announce a time step in UTC, or to confirm that there
+# or June, depending on the evolution of UT1-TAI. Bulletin C is mailed every
+# six months, either to announce a time step in UTC or to confirm that there
# will be no time step at the next possible date.
#
+#
# Daniel GAMBIS
-# Head
-# Earth Orientation Center of the IERS
+# Head
+# Earth Orientation Center of IERS
# Observatoire de Paris, France