[AG-TECH] Timezones and the Beer Session
jeffr at mhpcc.edu
Thu Jan 17 16:38:37 CST 2002
Yeah, but it will be Saturday morning in Sydney, right? You could just
stay up all night Friday and join the AG Beer session early Saturday
morning - perfect! It'll be like one long continuous Friday-night
party! As for us in Hawaii, the session will be Friday morning because
we're on the same side of the international date line as the rest of
north america, and I'll still be sipping coffee here at work :-(.
Still sounds like fun, though...
Jeff Ramacher (jeffr at mhpcc.edu) | phone (808) 879-5077, x264
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Christoph Willing wrote:
> Due to end of daylight saving in northern hemisphere and start
> of it here in southern hemisphere, noon at Mountain Time (do I have
> the right timezone for Montana?) is currently 6am in Sydney. That sounds
> much better than 4am except that I see that the session actually starts
> early morning in Montana
> i.e. noon is an approximate finishing time rather than starting time.
> Is that correct?
> An 8am start (Mountain Time) will be 2am start here.
> A 9am start (Mountain Time) will be 3am start here.
> Lucas Heights is ~ 1hr drive from our lab at the Aust Technology Park
> (including wrong turns etc.). Its close to centre of town - see map at
> >Damn... the timezones. Noonish in the Midwest is ~ 4 AM in
> >Sydney where I'll be during tbe Beer sessions. Sigh...it never
> >Hmmm... I wonder if anyone from the Sydney group
> >is planning on attending? If anyone from Oz is going
> >to be on-line drop me an Email and we can try to coordinate.
> >I'll be at ANSTO/ Lucas Heights, but have no idea
> >how far that is from the Sydney AG Node.
> Chris Willing Telephone (61-2) 9351 3005
> VisLab, A28 Facsimile (61-2) 9351 1880
> University of Sydney
> NSW 2006 Australia http://www.vislab.usyd.edu.au
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