Re: Launch Time confusion

From: Björn Gimle (b.gimle@chello.se)
Date: Thu Mar 23 2006 - 07:08:48 EST

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    > Launch time: 0229 GMT (9:29 p.m. EST on March 29) 
    > 
    > My understanding is that EST is 5 hours behind GMT making
    > one of the two times innacurate.
    > 
    > What am I misunderstanding about this?
    > 
    
    9:29 PM is 21:29 as written in many non-English idioms.
    So, 5 h ahead is 2:29 (in the morning) of March 30, UT/GMT.
    
    
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