Lux, James P
james.p.lux at jpl.nasa.gov
Sun Oct 26 17:01:01 UTC 2008
On 10/26/08 9:45 AM, "Burt I. Weiner" <biwa at att.net> wrote:
> Except for the flat or pointy places.
> Burt, K6OQK
> At 05:00 AM 10/26/2008, time-nuts-request at febo.com wrote
>> At 10:44 PM 10/25/2008, Gretchen Baxter wrote...
>>> I went to http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/
>>> I saw that it was 10:35 in New York but in Adelaide it was 1:05 PM and
>>> New Delhi 8:05.
>>> How can that be?
>> The world is round.
In the context of time-nuts, where we denigrate mere 1 ppm accuracy and talk
about parts in 1E12 and more.. The Earth, being ellipsoidal by about a part
in 300, is hardly "round".
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