Subject: Why is the switch from/to DST not symmetrical around winter solstice?
Date: Mon Apr 17 09:15:59 2000
Posted by Dwight Pakan
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City: Philadelphia State/Province: PA
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Area of science: Astronomy
We switch to Standard Time (go off Daylight Savings Time (DST)) in late
October about 2 months before the winter solstice. We switch to DST over
3 months after the winter solstice (early April). Why is this changeover
not symmetrical around the solstice, i.e. why don't be go back on DST in
Re: Why is the switch from/to DST not symmetrical around winter solstice?
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