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- Subject: Re: First post of 2008? (Look! Brand new subject! Reassuringly off-topic!)
- From: Miles Bader <miles@...>
- Date: Mon, 31 Dec 2007 12:19:28 +0900
Duck <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Easterliness alone isn't enough, however. For example, Brisbane is 153E,
> but is one hour behind Sydney (like many tropical places, Queensland
> doesn't have daylight savings), which is 151E.
It seems more reasonable to simply ignore such silliness and consider
where the sunlight will come first (past the international dateline)...
.Numeric stability is probably not all that important when you're guessing.