Day: December 30, 2016

December 31, 2016, Will Be A Second Longer!

December 31, 2016 will be one second longer, says US-based Naval Observatory’s Master Clock Facility. A “leap second” will be added tomorrow, December 31. The ‘extension’ will be done at 23 hours, 59 minutes, and 59 seconds UTC (Coordinated Universal Time). WHY? Why would a leap second be inserted into our clocks? The modification is

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