TimeZones and international waters

Paul Eggert eggert at CS.UCLA.EDU
Wed Jul 18 07:46:19 UTC 2007

"Christina Lawrence" <CLawrence at stopwatchmaps.com> writes:

> What distance from shore defines "the territorial waters of any nation"?
> Is it nation specific, or an internationally recognized distance from
> shore?

Sorry, but (like anything involving lawyers :-) it's complicated.
Please see <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Territorial_waters> for some
details.  I'll add that URL too, in my next proposed patch.

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