asklepiades (asklepiades) wrote,

Leap Second

lol, somehow i got into some real technical record-keeping web pages for the navy. and in some technical report discovered the following passage:

A positive leap second will be introduced at the end of December 2005.
The sequence of dates of the UTC second markers will be:

                          2005 December 31,     23h 59m 59s
                          2005 December 31,     23h 59m 60s
                          2006 January   1,      0h  0m  0s

Given the obscurity of the source, i decided to check it out here and discovered this. So, from what i can tell, there really will be a leap second at the end of this year.

Flipping sweet.


  • (no subject)

    its the strength to be myself through all these years that everybody didn’t notice or everybody hated. I can smile a little because of it now,…

  • (no subject)

    You were a sending flower fast and deep. Your petals moors your ankles steep and i I sailed away and i drowned in you. I went down to the root of…

  • wedged in the other

    What a fool. Just be honest. If you cant ask the questions no one else will. I was always ready for the answers. I was never scared.

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