In honor of More Time at the Barn – aka Daylight Savings – in the US, the blog name spelled out in time zone abbreviations. Who knew there were so many?
Easter Island Standard Time
Samoa Standard Time & Singapore Standard Time
South Australian Daylight Time
Gilbert Island Time
Wiki: List of time zone abbreviations & http://docs.aws.amazon.com/redshift/latest/dg/time-zone-abbrevs.html
Time Zone factoids
Naming conventions, problems of, in Time Zone Abbreviations from Code of Matt: Adventures in programming, featuring Time Zones! The Internet is a weird & wonderful place.
China is one big time zone.
Several places are offset by 30 or 45 minutes.
Map & explanation of clock time versus solar time.
The poor man’s math blog: How much is time wrong around the world?
Updated, The poor man’s math blog: The time it takes to change the time
The alphabetic spelling was not hard. Wiki: List of time zone abbreviations has every letter except Q & X. Timeanddate.com: Time Zone Abbreviations – Worldwide List has Quebec & X-Ray, both military time zones. As in, Quebec the NATO call letter, not Quebec the city. Worldtimezone.com: Military Time Zones- World Map of Time Zones
[Connect The Dots]
[Pen & Pastels]
   
Thank you for reading,
2 thoughts on “Letter Art: Daylight Savings”
I have enough trouble with daylight saving! The country should stay on one time all year, it’s idiotic. And I just heard on the radio that there are more accidents on the day after we ‘lose’ an hour’s sleep.
I’m going back to bed.
When I worked at the zoo, the birds would get surprised in the spring when dinner was “early” and then upset in the fall when it was “late.”
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