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@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-# @(#)australasia 7.21
+# @(#)australasia 7.25
# This file also includes Pacific islands.
# Notes are at the end of this file
@@ -28,122 +28,132 @@ Zone Australia/Darwin 8:43:20 - LMT 1895 Feb
# Western Australia
Zone Australia/Perth 7:43:24 - LMT 1895 Dec
8:00 - WST 1917 Jan 1 0:01
- 8:00 Aus WST 1974 Oct lastSun 2:00
- 8:00 1:00 WST 1975 Mar Sun>=1 3:00
- 8:00 - WST 1983 Oct lastSun 2:00
- 8:00 1:00 WST 1984 Mar Sun>=1 3:00
- 8:00 - WST 1991 Nov 17 2:00
- 8:00 1:00 WST 1992 Mar Sun>=1 3:00
+ 8:00 Aus WST 1974 Oct lastSun 2:00s
+ 8:00 1:00 WST 1975 Mar Sun>=1 2:00s
+ 8:00 - WST 1983 Oct lastSun 2:00s
+ 8:00 1:00 WST 1984 Mar Sun>=1 2:00s
+ 8:00 - WST 1991 Nov 17 2:00s
+ 8:00 1:00 WST 1992 Mar Sun>=1 2:00s
8:00 - WST
# Queensland
Zone Australia/Brisbane 10:12:08 - LMT 1895
10:00 - EST 1917 Jan 1 0:01
- 10:00 Aus EST 1971 Oct lastSun 2:00
- 10:00 1:00 EST 1972 Feb lastSun 3:00
- 10:00 - EST 1989 Oct lastSun 2:00
- 10:00 1:00 EST 1990 Mar Sun>=1 3:00
- 10:00 - EST 1990 Oct lastSun 2:00
- 10:00 1:00 EST 1991 Mar Sun>=1 3:00
- 10:00 - EST 1991 Oct lastSun 2:00
- 10:00 1:00 EST 1992 Mar Sun>=1 3:00
+ 10:00 Aus EST 1971 Oct lastSun 2:00s
+ 10:00 1:00 EST 1972 Feb lastSun 2:00s
+ 10:00 - EST 1989 Oct lastSun 2:00s
+ 10:00 1:00 EST 1990 Mar Sun>=1 2:00s
+ 10:00 - EST 1990 Oct lastSun 2:00s
+ 10:00 1:00 EST 1991 Mar Sun>=1 2:00s
+ 10:00 - EST 1991 Oct lastSun 2:00s
+ 10:00 1:00 EST 1992 Mar Sun>=1 2:00s
10:00 - EST
# South Australia
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
-Rule AS 1971 1985 - Oct lastSun 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AS 1986 only - Oct 19 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AS 1987 max - Oct lastSun 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AS 1972 only - Feb 27 3:00 0 -
-Rule AS 1973 1985 - Mar Sun>=1 3:00 0 -
-Rule AS 1986 1989 - Mar Sun>=15 3:00 0 -
-Rule AS 1990 1994 even Mar Sun>=18 3:00 0 -
-Rule AS 1990 1994 odd Mar Sun>=1 3:00 0 -
-Rule AS 1995 max - Mar lastSun 3:00 0 -
+Rule AS 1971 1985 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AS 1986 only - Oct 19 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AS 1987 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AS 1972 only - Feb 27 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AS 1973 1985 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AS 1986 1989 - Mar Sun>=15 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AS 1990 1994 even Mar Sun>=18 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AS 1990 1994 odd Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AS 1995 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Australia/Adelaide 9:14:20 - LMT 1895 Feb
9:00 - CST 1899 May
9:30 - CST 1917 Jan 1 0:01
- 9:30 Aus CST 1971 Oct lastSun 2:00
+ 9:30 Aus CST 1971 Oct lastSun 2:00s
9:30 AS CST
# Tasmania
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
-Rule AT 1967 only - Oct 1 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AT 1968 only - Mar 31 3:00 0 -
-Rule AT 1968 1985 - Oct lastSun 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AT 1969 1971 - Mar Sun>=8 3:00 0 -
-Rule AT 1972 only - Feb 27 3:00 0 -
-Rule AT 1973 1981 - Mar Sun>=1 3:00 0 -
-Rule AT 1982 1983 - Mar lastSun 3:00 0 -
-Rule AT 1984 1986 - Mar Sun>=1 3:00 0 -
-Rule AT 1986 only - Oct 19 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AT 1987 1990 - Mar Sun>=15 3:00 0 -
-Rule AT 1987 1990 - Oct lastSun 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AT 1991 max - Oct Sun>=1 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AT 1991 max - Mar lastSun 3:00 0 -
+Rule AT 1967 only - Oct 1 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AT 1968 only - Mar 31 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AT 1968 1985 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AT 1969 1971 - Mar Sun>=8 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AT 1972 only - Feb 27 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AT 1973 1981 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AT 1982 1983 - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AT 1984 1986 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AT 1986 only - Oct 19 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AT 1987 1990 - Mar Sun>=15 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AT 1987 1990 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AT 1991 max - Oct Sun>=1 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AT 1991 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Australia/Hobart 9:49:16 - LMT 1895 Sep
10:00 - EST 1917 Jan 1 0:01
- 10:00 Aus EST 1967 Oct 1 2:00
+ 10:00 Aus EST 1967 Oct 1 2:00s
10:00 AT EST
# Victoria
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
-Rule AV 1971 1985 - Oct lastSun 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AV 1972 only - Feb 27 3:00 0 -
-Rule AV 1973 1985 - Mar Sun>=1 3:00 0 -
-Rule AV 1986 1990 - Mar Sun>=15 3:00 0 -
-Rule AV 1986 only - Oct 19 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AV 1987 max - Oct lastSun 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AV 1991 1994 - Mar Sun>=1 3:00 0 -
-Rule AV 1995 max - Mar lastSun 3:00 0 -
+Rule AV 1971 1985 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AV 1972 only - Feb 27 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AV 1973 1985 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AV 1986 1990 - Mar Sun>=15 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AV 1986 only - Oct 19 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AV 1987 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AV 1991 1994 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AV 1995 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Australia/Melbourne 9:39:52 - LMT 1895 Feb
10:00 - EST 1917 Jan 1 0:01
- 10:00 Aus EST 1971 Oct 31 2:00
+ 10:00 Aus EST 1971 Oct 31 2:00s
10:00 AV EST
# New South Wales
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
-Rule AN 1971 1985 - Oct lastSun 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AN 1972 only - Feb 27 3:00 0 -
-Rule AN 1973 1985 - Mar Sun>=1 3:00 0 -
-Rule AN 1986 1989 - Mar Sun>=15 3:00 0 -
-Rule AN 1986 only - Oct 19 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AN 1987 max - Oct lastSun 2:00 1:00 -
-Rule AN 1990 max - Mar Sun>=1 3:00 0 -
+Rule AN 1971 1985 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AN 1972 only - Feb 27 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AN 1973 1981 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AN 1982 only - Apr Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AN 1983 1985 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AN 1986 1989 - Mar Sun>=15 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AN 1986 only - Oct 19 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AN 1987 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule AN 1990 1995 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule AN 1996 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Australia/Sydney 10:04:52 - LMT 1895 Feb
10:00 - EST 1917 Jan 1 0:01
- 10:00 Aus EST 1971 Oct 31 2:00
+ 10:00 Aus EST 1971 Oct 31 2:00s
10:00 AN EST
Zone Australia/Broken_Hill 9:25:48 - LMT 1895 Feb
10:00 - EST 1896 Aug 23
9:00 - CST 1899 May
9:30 - CST 1917 Jan 1 0:01
- 9:30 Aus CST 1971 Oct 31 2:00
+ 9:30 Aus CST 1971 Oct 31 2:00s
9:30 AN CST
-# Australian Capital Territory
-# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
-Zone Australia/Canberra 9:56:32 - LMT 1895 Feb
- 10:00 - EST 1917 Jan 1 0:01
- 10:00 Aus EST 1971 Oct 31 2:00
- 10:00 AN EST 1981 Oct 25 2:00
- 10:00 1:00 EST 1982 Apr 4 3:00
- 10:00 AN EST
+# Lord Howe Island
+# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
+Rule LH 1981 1984 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 -
+Rule LH 1982 1985 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule LH 1985 only - Oct lastSun 2:00s 0:30 -
+Rule LH 1986 1989 - Mar Sun>=15 2:00s 0 -
+Rule LH 1986 only - Oct 19 2:00s 0:30 -
+Rule LH 1987 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 0:30 -
+Rule LH 1990 1995 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule LH 1996 max - Mar lastSun 2:00s 0 -
+Zone Australia/Lord_Howe 10:36:20 - LMT 1895 Feb
+ 10:00 - EST 1981 Mar
+ 10:30 LH LHST
# Australian miscellany
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
-Zone Australia/Lord_Howe 10:36:20 - LMT 1895 Feb
- 10:00 - EST 1981 Mar
- 10:30 AN LHST
Zone Indian/Christmas 7:02:52 - LMT 1895 Feb
7:00 - JVT
#
# Ashmore Is, Cartier
+# no indigenous inhabitants; only seasonal caretakers
# no information; probably like Australia/Perth
#
+# Coral Sea Is
+# no indigenous inhabitants; only meteorologists
+# no information
+#
# Macquarie, Manihiki, Penrhyn, Rakehanga
# no information
@@ -183,24 +193,66 @@ Zone Pacific/Guam 9:39:00 - LMT 1901 # Agana
10:00 - GST
# Howland, Baker
-# no information; probably like Pacific/Samoa
+# uninhabited since World War II
+# no information; was probably like Pacific/Pago_Pago
# Jarvis
-# no information; probably like Pacific/Kiritimati
+# uninhabited since 1958
+# no information; was probably like Pacific/Kiritimati
# Johnston
-# no information; probably like Pacific/Honolulu
+# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
+Zone Pacific/Johnston -10:00 - HST
+
+# Kingman
+# uninhabited
# Kiribati
+# From Paul Eggert (1996-01-22):
+# Today's _Wall Street Journal_ (page 1) reports that Kiribati
+# ``declared it the same day throught the country as of Jan. 1, 1995''
+# as part of the competition to be first into the 21st century.
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Pacific/Tarawa 11:32:04 - LMT 1901 # Bairiki
12:00 - NZST
Zone Pacific/Enderbury -11:24:20 - LMT 1901
-12:00 - KJT 1979 Oct
- -11:00 - SST
+ -11:00 - SST 1995
+ 13:00 - TGT
Zone Pacific/Kiritimati -10:29:20 - LMT 1901
-10:40 - LIT 1979 Oct # Line Is Time
- -10:00 - THT
+ -10:00 - THT 1995
+ 14:00 - KRT
+
+# N Mariana Is
+# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
+Zone Pacific/Saipan 9:43:00 - LMT 1901
+ 9:00 - PLT 1969 Oct
+ 10:00 - GST
+
+# Marshall Is
+# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
+Zone Pacific/Majuro 11:24:48 - LMT 1901
+ 11:00 - NCST 1969 Oct
+ 12:00 - NZST
+Zone Pacific/Kwajalein 11:09:20 - LMT 1901
+ 11:00 - NCST 1969 Oct
+ -12:00 - KJT 1993 Aug 20
+ 12:00 - NZST
+
+# Micronesia
+# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
+Zone Pacific/Yap 9:12:32 - LMT 1901 # Colonia
+ 9:00 - PLT 1969 Oct
+ 10:00 - GST
+Zone Pacific/Truk 10:07:08 - LMT 1901
+ 10:00 - GST 1978 Oct
+ 11:00 - NCST
+Zone Pacific/Ponape 10:32:52 - LMT 1901 # Kolonia
+ 11:00 - NCST
+Zone Pacific/Kosrae 10:51:56 - LMT 1901
+ 11:00 - NCST 1969 Oct
+ 12:00 - NZST
# Nauru
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
@@ -228,15 +280,16 @@ Zone Pacific/Noumea 11:05:48 - LMT 1912 Jan 13
Rule NZ 1868 only - Jan 1 0:00 0 S
# Shanks gives 1927 Nov 6 - 1928 Mar 4, 1928 Oct 14 - 1929 Mar 17,
# 1929 Oct 13 - 1930 Mar 16; go with Whitman.
-Rule NZ 1927 only - Nov 26 2:00 1:00 D
+Rule NZ 1927 only - Nov 26 2:00 0:30 HD
Rule NZ 1928 1929 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00 0 S
-Rule NZ 1928 only - Nov 4 2:00 1:00 D
-Rule NZ 1929 only - Oct 30 2:00 1:00 D
+Rule NZ 1928 only - Nov 4 2:00 0:30 HD
+Rule NZ 1929 only - Oct 30 2:00 0:30 HD
Rule NZ 1930 1933 - Mar Sun>=15 2:00 0 S
-Rule NZ 1930 1933 - Oct Sun>=8 2:00 1:00 D
-# Shanks says DST stopped 1940 Sep lastSun; go with Whitman for war years.
-Rule NZ 1934 1944 - Apr lastSun 2:00 0 S
-Rule NZ 1934 1944 - Sep lastSun 2:00 1:00 D
+Rule NZ 1930 1933 - Oct Sun>=8 2:00 0:30 HD
+# Whitman says DST went on and off during war years, and the base GMT offset
+# didn't change until 1945 Apr 30; go with Shanks.
+Rule NZ 1934 1940 - Apr lastSun 2:00 0 S
+Rule NZ 1934 1939 - Sep lastSun 2:00 0:30 HD
Rule NZ 1974 only - Nov 3 2:00s 1:00 D
Rule NZ 1975 1988 - Oct lastSun 2:00s 1:00 D
Rule NZ 1989 only - Oct 8 2:00s 1:00 D
@@ -246,11 +299,9 @@ Rule NZ 1976 1989 - Mar Sun>=1 2:00s 0 S
Rule NZ 1990 max - Mar Sun>=15 2:00s 0 S
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Pacific/Auckland 11:39:04 - LMT 1868
- # Shanks gives 1940 Sep 29 2:00;
- # go with Whitman.
- 11:30 NZ NZ%sT 1945 Apr 29 2:00
+ 11:30 NZ NZ%sT 1940 Sep 29 2:00
12:00 NZ NZ%sT
-Zone Pacific/Chatham 12:45 - NZ-CHAT
+Zone Pacific/Chatham 12:45 NZ CH%sT
# Antipodes Is, Kermadec Is
@@ -272,31 +323,13 @@ Zone Pacific/Norfolk 11:11:52 - LMT 1901 # Kingston
11:12 - NMT 1951
11:30 - NRFT
-# Pacific Islands Trust Territories
-# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
-Zone Pacific/Majuro 11:24:48 - LMT 1901
- 11:00 - NCST 1969 Oct
- 12:00 - NZST
-Zone Pacific/Kwajalein 11:09:20 - LMT 1901
- 11:00 - NCST 1969 Oct
- -12:00 - KJT 1993 Aug 20
- 12:00 - NZST
-Zone Pacific/Truk 10:07:08 - LMT 1901
- 10:00 - GST 1978 Oct
- 11:00 - NCST
-Zone Pacific/Ponape 10:33:00 - LMT 1901
- 11:00 - NCST
-Zone Pacific/Yap 9:12:24 - LMT 1901
- 9:00 - PLT 1969 Oct
- 10:00 - GST
-
# Palau
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Pacific/Palau 8:57:56 - LMT 1901 # Koror
9:00 - PLT
# Palmyra
-# no information; probably like Pacific/Kiritmati
+# uninhabited since World War II; was probably like Pacific/Kiritmati
# Papua New Guinea
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
@@ -309,6 +342,20 @@ Zone Pacific/Port_Moresby 9:48:40 - LMT 1880
Zone Pacific/Pitcairn -8:40:20 - LMT 1901 # Adamstown
-8:30 - PIT
+# American Samoa
+Zone Pacific/Pago_Pago 12:37:12 - LMT 1879 Jul 5
+ -11:22:48 - LMT 1911
+ -11:30 - SST 1950
+ -11:00 - NST 1967 Apr # N=Nome
+ -11:00 - BST 1983 Nov 30 # B=Bering
+ -11:00 - SST # S=Samoa
+
+# W Samoa
+Zone Pacific/Apia 12:33:04 - LMT 1879 Jul 5
+ -11:26:56 - LMT 1911
+ -11:30 - SST 1950
+ -11:00 - SST
+
# Solomon Is
# excludes Bougainville, for which see Papua New Guinea
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
@@ -321,6 +368,10 @@ Zone Pacific/Fakaofo -11:24:56 - LMT 1901
-10:00 - THT
# Tonga
+# From Paul Eggert (1996-01-22):
+# Today's _Wall Street Journal_ (page 1) reports that ``Tonga has been plotting
+# to sneak ahead of [New Zealanders] by introducing daylight-saving time.''
+# But since Kiribati has moved the Date Line it's not clear what Tonga will do.
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Pacific/Tongatapu 12:19:20 - LMT 1901
12:20 - TMT 1968 Oct
@@ -335,9 +386,11 @@ Zone Pacific/Funafuti 11:56:52 - LMT 1901
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
Rule Vanuatu 1912 only - Jan 13 0:00 0 S
Rule Vanuatu 1983 only - Sep 25 0:00 1:00 D
-Rule Vanuatu 1984 max - Mar Sun>=23 0:00 0 S
+Rule Vanuatu 1984 1991 - Mar Sun>=23 0:00 0 S
Rule Vanuatu 1984 only - Oct 23 0:00 1:00 D
-Rule Vanuatu 1985 max - Sep Sun>=23 0:00 1:00 D
+Rule Vanuatu 1985 1990 - Sep Sun>=23 0:00 1:00 D
+Rule Vanuatu 1991 max - Sep lastSun 0:00 1:00 D
+Rule Vanuatu 1992 max - Mar lastSun 0:00 0 S
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Pacific/Efate 11:13:16 - LMT 1912 Jan 13 # Vila
11:00 - NCST
@@ -352,9 +405,6 @@ Zone Pacific/Wake 11:06:28 - LMT 1901
Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
12:00 - NZST
-# Western Samoa
-# See Pacific/Samoa in the `northamerica' file, of all places.
-
###############################################################################
# NOTES
@@ -363,7 +413,7 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# 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 <eggert@twinsun.com> (August 18, 1994):
+# From Paul Eggert <eggert@twinsun.com> (1996-01-22);
# A good source for time zone historical data outside the U.S. is
# Thomas G. Shanks, The International Atlas (3rd edition),
# San Diego: ACS Publications, Inc. (1991).
@@ -394,17 +444,19 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# 11:00 NCST NCDT New Caledonia*
# 11:30 NRFT Norfolk*
# 12:00 NZST NZDT New Zealand
-# 12:45 NZ-CHAT Chatham
+# 12:45 CHST CHDT Chatham*
# 13:00 TGT Tongatapu*
+# 14:00 KRT Kiritimati*
# -12:00 KJT Kwajalein (no longer used)*
# -11:00 SST Samoa
# -10:40 LIT Line Is (no longer used)*
# -10:00 THT Tahiti*
+# -10:00 HST Hawaii
# - 9:30 MQT Marquesas*
# - 9:00 GBT Gambier*
# - 8:30 PIT Pitcairn*
#
-# See the `northamerica' file for Hawaii and Samoa.
+# See the `northamerica' file for Hawaii.
# See the `southamerica' file for Easter I and the Galapagos Is.
#
# See the `africa' file for Zone naming conventions.
@@ -437,16 +489,13 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# WST for any place operating at a GMTOFF of 8:00
# EST for any place operating at a GMTOFF of 10:00
-# From Paul Eggert (November 8, 1994):
+# From Paul Eggert (1995-12-19):
# Shanks reports 2:00 for all autumn changes in Australia and New Zealand.
# Mark Prior <mrp@itd.adelaide.edu.au> writes that his newspaper
# reports that NSW's fall 1995 change will occur at 2:00,
# but Robert Elz says it's been 3:00 in Victoria since 1970
# and perhaps the newspaper's `2:00' is referring to standard time.
-# And Robert Uzgalis <buz@cs.aukuni.ac.nz> says that the New Zealand Daylight
-# Savings Time Order in Council dated 1990-06-18 specifies 2:00 standard
-# time on both the first Sunday in October and the third Sunday in March.
-# For now we'll continue to assume 3:00 for changes since 1970.
+# For now we'll continue to assume 2:00s for changes since 1960.
# Northern Territory
@@ -701,6 +750,10 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# Sources differ on whether DST ended March 6 or March 20 in 1988;
# March 20 (the "confirmed" date) is in the chosen rules.
+# From Bradley White (1995-05-20):
+# Prem Bob Carr announced NSW will fall into line with other E states
+# and SA and continue daylight savings to the last Sun in Mar.
+
# Yancowinna
# From John Basser (January 4, 1989):
@@ -730,6 +783,12 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# Lord Howe Island is located off the New South Wales coast, and is half an
# hour ahead of NSW time.
+# From Paul Eggert (1995-12-19):
+# For Lord Howe we use Shanks through its time of publication (1991).
+# Lord Howe is part of NSW, so we'll guess it has used the same transition
+# times as NSW since 1991, even though Shanks writes that Lord Howe went
+# with Victoria when NSW and Victoria disagreed in 1982.
+
###############################################################################
# New Zealand, from Elz' asia 1.1
@@ -759,6 +818,16 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# The chosen rules use the Davies October 8 values for the start of DST in 1989
# rather than the October 1 value.
+# From Paul Eggert (1995-12-19);
+# Shanks reports 2:00 for all autumn changes in Australia and New Zealand.
+# Robert Uzgalis <buz@cs.aukuni.ac.nz> writes that the New Zealand Daylight
+# Savings Time Order in Council dated 1990-06-18 specifies 2:00 standard
+# time on both the first Sunday in October and the third Sunday in March.
+# As with Australia, we'll assume the tradition is 2:00s, not 2:00.
+#
+# Shanks gives no data for Chatham, but usno1995 says it's +12:45/+13:45.
+# Guess NZ switchover rules for now.
+
###############################################################################
# Fiji
@@ -767,6 +836,10 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# enacted an ordinance standardizing the islands on +12:00.
# Perhaps it didn't take. We go with Shanks's more precise date in 1915.
+# Johnston
+
+# Johnston data is from usno1995.
+
# Kwajalein
# In comp.risks 14.87 (26 August 1993), Peter Neumann writes:
@@ -775,9 +848,16 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# respect to the International Date Line, to rejoin its fellow islands,
# going from 11:59 p.m. Thursday to 12:00 m. Saturday in a blink.
-# Pacific Islands Trust Territories
+# N Mariana Is, Guam
# Howse writes (p 162) ``The Spaniards, on the other hand, reached the
# Philippines and the Ladrones from America,'' and implies that the Ladrones
# (now called the Marianas) kept American date for quite some time.
# Ignore this for now, as we have no hard data. See also Asia/Manila.
+
+# Samoa
+
+# Howse writes that in 1879 the King of Samoa decided to change
+# ``the date in his kingdom from the Antipodean to the American system,
+# ordaining -- by a masterpiece of diplomatic flattery -- that
+# the Fourth of July should be celebrated twice in that year.''