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    Re: time zones question...
    From: John Simmonds
    Date: 2000 Feb 28, 6:01 PM

    I would suggest that NZ time _is_ daylight saving
    Russell Sher wrote:
    > Here in S.A., we are 2 hours ahead of UTC.
    > A student of mine who did a celestial nav. course with me pointed out in our
    > local telephone directory that New Zealand time is given as being 11 hours
    > ahead of S.A. time. This would suggest that N.Z. is 13 hours ahead of UTC.
    > According to the directory, winter times are given. (Is N.Z. really 13 hours
    > of UTC as suggested?)  This seems a bit strange. Here in S.A. we keep
    > standard time (SAST), but N.Z. doesn't appear to span more than one time
    > zone so would they not just keep a zone time?
    > Can anyone explain this?
    > Regards
    > Russell

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