Changing Times

Today morning from London wanted to call a client based out of Singapore…While it was 11am here it was already 6PM there and hence near closing time.I of course knew that different countries have different time zones and also that we time is calculate based on their distance from GMT; but was completely unaware that time zones also changed with changing years!!

Below are two excerpts from Helmer Aslaksen ‘s(Department of Mathematics,NUS) post ‘Why is Singapore in the Wrong time Zone‘ that I found fascinating and useful and wanted to share:

Also another interesting Map:

PS: Please refer to this page for further related information :Why is Singapore in the “Wrong” Time Zone?

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