TAI zone?

Tony Finch dot at dotat.at
Fri Jul 1 14:09:59 UTC 2011

Clive D.W. Feather <clive at davros.org> wrote:
> Just to make things more complicated, civil time in the UK is GMT
> (approximately UT1) and *not* UTC. So clocks should never have 23:59:60.

De jure yes, but it is de facto UTC. GMT hasn't been maintained for
decades and almost all the UK government-sponsored time signals provide
UTC without DUT1.

The UK government wishes to keep leap seconds.

f.anthony.n.finch  <dot at dotat.at>  http://dotat.at/
Bailey: Southeast 5 to 7. Moderate or rough, occasionally slight in east at
first. Rain. Moderate or good, occasionally poor.

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