[tz] Tokelau crossing date line

Jonathan Leffler jonathan.leffler at gmail.com
Thu Dec 29 19:44:49 UTC 2011

On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 11:38, Gwillim Law <gwillim at gmail.com> wrote:

> A correspondent informed me that Tokelau, like Samoa, will be skipping
> December 31 this year, thereby changing its time zone from UTC-10 to
> UTC+14. When I tried to verify this statement, I found a confirming
> article in Time magazine online
> (http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,2103243,00.html). The
> Wikipedia article on Tokelau also mentions the change. To the best of
> my knowledge, this hasn't been reported to the tz list yet.

Information from the BBC to the same effect:


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