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Old 07-12-2018, 02:06 AM   #914
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Default Re: Catalog of the Weird Parallels

Originally Posted by johndallman View Post
"Local time" is a slippery concept. Time zone boundaries are a human invention. Does the effect follow them, or does it work by the position of the sun?
And if it's Japanese, why does it use western hours and not traditional koku? Japan didn't adopt hours until the end of the 19th century.
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