zone time

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The civil time that is kept within one of the 24 time zones into which the Earth's surface is divided. It differs from Universal Time by a whole number of hours, being ahead of UT in time zones to the east of Greenwich and behind UT in time zones to the west.

Subjects: Maritime History — Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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