Re: (meteorobs) NAMN Notes: June 1998

KDitmer@aol.com wrote:
> Just checking to make sure...UT is the same as Greenwich Mean Time?  Which
> would mean East Coast is UT plus 5 hrs?


UT is slang for universal time.  There are various "universal" times
depending on just how many corrections are applied.  From memory they
are UTC0, UTC1, UTC2, and UTC3.  I believe the most common is UTC1, and
that is what is broadcast.  The accuracy is better than 1 sec most/all
of the time.
John Ohrt *** Toronto, ON, Canada *** mailto:johrt@ultidot net