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@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-# @(#)northamerica 7.58
+# @(#)northamerica 7.60
# also includes Central America and the Caribbean
# This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,
@@ -81,12 +81,12 @@
# From Joseph Gallant <notquite@hotmail.com>, citing
# George H. Douglas, _The Early Days of Radio Broadcasting_ (1987):
# At 7 P.M. (Eastern War Time) [on 1945-08-14], the networks were set
-# to switch to London for Atlee's address, but the American people
+# to switch to London for Attlee's address, but the American people
# never got to hear his speech live. According to one press account,
# CBS' Bob Trout was first to announce the word of Japan's surrender,
# but a few seconds later, NBC, ABC and Mutual also flashed the word
# of surrender, all of whom interrupting the bells of Big Ben in
-# London which were to precede Mr. Atlee's speech.
+# London which were to precede Mr. Attlee's speech.
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
Rule US 1918 1919 - Mar lastSun 2:00 1:00 D
@@ -185,15 +185,8 @@ Rule US 1987 max - Apr Sun>=1 2:00 1:00 D
# "Chamorro Standard Time" for time in Guam and the Northern Marianas.
# See the file "australasia".
-# From Ryan Alessi of the Thousand Oaks Star (2001-02-15) via Rives McDow:
-# Brad Sherman, D-Sherman Oaks, introduced a bill in Congress on
-# Wednesday that could have California operating on Denver time as
-# early as this summer.... The options include keeping
-# daylight-saving time all year long, or setting clocks back two hours
-# -- instead of just one -- during the existing daylight-saving time.
-
-# US Eastern time, represented by New York
+# US eastern time, represented by New York
# Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, most of Florida,
# Georgia, far southeastern Indiana, eastern Kentucky, Maine,
@@ -215,7 +208,7 @@ Zone America/New_York -4:56:02 - LMT 1883 Nov 18 12:00
-5:00 NYC E%sT 1967
-5:00 US E%sT
-# US Central time, represented by Chicago
+# US central time, represented by Chicago
# Alabama, Arkansas, Florida panhandle, Illinois, western Indiana
# corners, Iowa, most of Kansas, western Kentucky, Louisiana,
@@ -239,11 +232,16 @@ Zone America/Chicago -5:50:36 - LMT 1883 Nov 18 12:00
-6:00 US C%sT 1946
-6:00 Chicago C%sT 1967
-6:00 US C%sT
+# Oliver County, ND switched from mountain to central time on 1992-10-25.
+Zone America/North_Dakota/Center -6:45:12 - LMT 1883 Nov 18 12:00
+ -7:00 US M%sT 1992 Oct 25 02:00
+ -6:00 US C%sT
-# US Mountain time, represented by Denver
+# US mountain time, represented by Denver
#
# Colorado, southern Idaho, far western Kansas, Montana, western
-# Nebraska, New Mexico, southwestern North Dakota, far eastern Oregon,
+# Nebraska, Nevada border (Jackpot, Owyhee, and Mountain City),
+# New Mexico, southwestern North Dakota, far eastern Oregon,
# western South Dakota, far western Texas (El Paso County, Hudspeth County,
# and Pine Springs and Nickel Creek in Culberson County), Utah, Wyoming
#
@@ -263,7 +261,7 @@ Zone America/Denver -6:59:56 - LMT 1883 Nov 18 12:00
# US Pacific time, represented by Los Angeles
#
-# California, northern Idaho, Nevada, most of Oregon, and Washington
+# California, northern Idaho, most of Nevada, most of Oregon, and Washington
#
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER
Rule CA 1948 only - Mar 14 2:00 1:00 D
@@ -280,7 +278,7 @@ Zone America/Los_Angeles -7:52:58 - LMT 1883 Nov 18 12:00
# Alaska
# AK%sT is the modern abbreviation for -9:00 per USNO.
#
-# From Paul Eggert (2001-04-01):
+# From Paul Eggert (2001-05-30):
# Howse writes that Alaska switched from the Julian to the Gregorian calendar,
# and from east-of-GMT to west-of-GMT days, when the US bought it from Russia.
# This was on 1867-10-18, a Friday; the previous day was 1867-10-06 Julian,
@@ -288,6 +286,13 @@ Zone America/Los_Angeles -7:52:58 - LMT 1883 Nov 18 12:00
# ignoring the switch from Julian to Gregorian, since we can't represent
# the Julian calendar.
#
+# As far as we know, none of the exact locations mentioned below were
+# permanently inhabited in 1867 by anyone using either calendar.
+# (Yakutat was colonized by the Russians in 1799, but the settlement
+# was destroyed in 1805 by a Yakutat-kon war party.) However, there
+# were nearby inhabitants in some cases and for our purposes perhaps
+# it's best to simply use the official transition.
+#
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone America/Juneau 15:02:19 - LMT 1867 Oct 18
-8:57:41 - LMT 1900 Aug 20 12:00
@@ -407,7 +412,7 @@ Zone America/Boise -7:44:49 - LMT 1883 Nov 18 12:00
# Pam Belluck reported in the New York Times (2001-01-31) that the
# Indiana Legislature is considering a bill to adopt DST statewide.
# Her article mentioned Vevay, whose post office observes a different
-# time zone than Danner's Hardware across the street.
+# time zone from Danner's Hardware across the street.
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER
Rule Indianapolis 1941 only - Jun 22 2:00 1:00 D
@@ -511,6 +516,13 @@ Link America/Louisville America/Kentucky/Louisville
# Wayne County (central Kentucky) is switching from Central (-0600) to Eastern
# (-0500) time. They won't "fall back" this year. See Sara Shipley,
# The difference an hour makes, Nando Times (2000-08-29 15:33 -0400).
+#
+# From Paul Eggert (2001-07-16):
+# The final rule was published in the
+# <a href="http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=2000_register&docid=fr17au00-22">
+# Federal Register 65, 160 (2000-08-17), page 50154-50158.
+# </a>
+#
Zone America/Kentucky/Monticello -5:39:24 - LMT 1883 Nov 18 12:00
-6:00 US C%sT 1946
-6:00 - CST 1968
@@ -526,13 +538,20 @@ Zone America/Kentucky/Monticello -5:39:24 - LMT 1883 Nov 18 12:00
# Oliver County, ND (from MST to CST) ... 1992-10
# West Wendover, NV (from PST TO MST) ... 1999-10
# Wayne County, KY (from CST to EST) ... 2000-10
-# There is another change in the offing; Mercer County, ND is looking
-# to change from MT to CT. It is possible that two other ND counties
-# (Sioux and Morton) will look to change also. If made, the earliest
-# a change would be effective is October 2001.
#
-# From Paul Eggert (2000-10-02):
-# FIXME: I haven't yet had time to incorporate all the above changes.
+# From Paul Eggert (2001-07-17):
+# We don't know where the line used to be within Kearny County, KS,
+# so omit that change for now.
+# See America/Indiana/Knox for the Starke County, IN change.
+# See America/North_Dakota/Center for the Oliver County, ND change.
+# West Wendover, NV officially switched from Pacific to mountain time on
+# 1999-10-31. See the
+# <a href="http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=1999_register&docid=fr21oc99-15">
+# Federal Register 64, 203 (1999-10-21), page 56705-56707.
+# </a>
+# However, the Federal Register says that West Wendover already operated
+# on mountain time, and the rule merely made this official;
+# hence a separate tz entry is not needed.
# Michigan
#
@@ -589,10 +608,11 @@ Zone America/Menominee -5:50:27 - LMT 1885 Sep 18 12:00
-6:00 US C%sT
# Navassa
+# administered by the US Fish and Wildlife Service
# claimed by US under the provisions of the 1856 Guano Islands Act
# also claimed by Haiti
# occupied 1857/1900 by the Navassa Phosphate Co
-# US lighthouse 1917/1997-01
+# US lighthouse 1917/1996-09
# currently uninhabited
# see Mark Fineman, ``An Isle Rich in Guano and Discord'',
# _Los Angeles Times_ (1998-11-10), A1, A10; it cites
@@ -617,7 +637,7 @@ Link Pacific/Honolulu HST
# Thomas G. Shanks, The International Atlas (5th edition),
# San Diego: ACS Publications, Inc. (1999).
#
-# Gwillim Law <Gwil_Law@bridge-point.com> writes that a good source
+# Gwillim Law writes that a good source
# for recent time zone data is the International Air Transport
# Association's Standard Schedules Information Manual (IATA SSIM),
# published semiannually. Law sent in several helpful summaries
@@ -1076,9 +1096,9 @@ Zone America/Dawson_Creek -8:00:56 - LMT 1884
# From Paul Eggert (1999-09-20):
# <a href="http://www.nunavut.com/basicfacts/english/basicfacts_1territory.html">
# Basic Facts: The New Territory
-# </a> (1999) reports that Pangnirtung operates on Eastern time,
+# </a> (1999) reports that Pangnirtung operates on eastern time,
# and that Coral Harbour does not observe DST. We don't know when
-# Pangnirtung switched to Eastern time; we'll guess 1995.
+# Pangnirtung switched to eastern time; we'll guess 1995.
# We'll ignore the claim about Coral Harbour for now,
# since we have no further info.
@@ -1333,6 +1353,15 @@ Zone America/Dawson -9:17:40 - LMT 1900 Aug 20
# References: "Diario de Monterrey" <www.diariodemonterrey.com/index.asp>
# Palabra <http://palabra.infosel.com/010331/primera/ppri3101.pdf> (2001-03-31)
+# From Reuters (2001-09-04):
+# Mexico's Supreme Court on Tuesday declared that daylight savings was
+# unconstitutional in Mexico City, creating the possibility the
+# capital will be in a different time zone from the rest of the nation
+# next year.... The Supreme Court's ruling takes effect at 2:00
+# a.m. (0800 GMT) on Sept. 30, when Mexico is scheduled to revert to
+# standard time. "This is so residents of the Federal District are not
+# subject to unexpected time changes," a statement from the court said.
+
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
Rule Mexico 1939 only - Feb 5 0:00 1:00 D
Rule Mexico 1939 only - Jun 25 0:00 0 S
@@ -1369,7 +1398,8 @@ Zone America/Mexico_City -6:36:36 - LMT 1922 Jan 1 0:23:24
-7:00 - MST 1931 May 1 23:00
-6:00 - CST 1931 Oct
-7:00 - MST 1932 Apr 1
- -6:00 Mexico C%sT
+ -6:00 Mexico C%sT 2001 Sep 30 02:00
+ -6:00 - CST
# Chihuahua
Zone America/Chihuahua -7:04:20 - LMT 1921 Dec 31 23:55:40
-7:00 - MST 1927 Jun 10 23:00
@@ -1670,7 +1700,7 @@ Zone America/Jamaica -5:07:12 - LMT 1890 # Kingston
# Martinique
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone America/Martinique -4:04:20 - LMT 1890 # Fort-de-France
- -4:04 - FFMT 1911 May # Fort-de-France MT
+ -4:04:20 - FFMT 1911 May # Fort-de-France MT
-4:00 - AST 1980 Apr 6
-4:00 1:00 ADT 1980 Sep 28
-4:00 - AST
@@ -1696,7 +1726,7 @@ Rule Nic 1992 only - Jan 1 4:00 1:00 D
Rule Nic 1992 only - Sep 24 0:00 0 S
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone America/Managua -5:45:08 - LMT 1890
- -5:45 - MMT 1934 Jun 23 # Managua Mean Time
+ -5:45:12 - MMT 1934 Jun 23 # Managua Mean Time?
-6:00 - CST 1973 May
-5:00 - EST 1975 Feb 16
-6:00 Nic C%sT 1993 Jan 1 4:00
@@ -1706,7 +1736,7 @@ Zone America/Managua -5:45:08 - LMT 1890
# Panama
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone America/Panama -5:18:08 - LMT 1890
- -5:20 - PMT 1908 Apr 22 # Panama Mean Time
+ -5:19:36 - CMT 1908 Apr 22 # Colon Mean Time
-5:00 - EST
# Puerto Rico
@@ -1725,7 +1755,7 @@ Zone America/St_Kitts -4:10:52 - LMT 1912 Mar 2 # Basseterre
# St Lucia
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone America/St_Lucia -4:04:00 - LMT 1890 # Castries
- -4:04 - CMT 1912 # Castries Mean Time
+ -4:04:00 - CMT 1912 # Castries Mean Time
-4:00 - AST
# St Pierre and Miquelon