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View Poll Results: Your preference on time zone
Green/eastern side of timezone/early sunrises and sets 2 5.26%
White/timezone center/meridian/neutral/avg sunrise and sets 11 28.95%
Red/western side of timezone/late sunrise and sets 25 65.79%
Voters: 38. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 05-11-2016, 01:52 AM
Location: Depok, West Java (Jakarta area) / Bandung / Pekanbaru, Indonesia
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Originally Posted by dmlandis View Post
Strangest place for late sunrise/sunset is Xinjiang, China - was there last month and it was strange to see sun rise at 8:00 am and set 8 pm (beginning part of April). I prefer earlier sunrise/sunset.
Nome Alaska and Kashgar China - both place see 9am/9pm set times in both equinoxes
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Old 05-15-2016, 03:13 AM
Location: Valle Luna, Phoenix, AZ
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I'm so glad that where I live we have no Daylight Savings Time.

I live in a light pink area, it's ok I suppose. The sun has been rising close to 4:30 or so in the morning lately (unfortunately I'm still up at this time) and I don't like that all. Being a night owl I guess I would prefer the red zone, I'd argue that I might prefer it even more red than where I am.

I find it strange that nearly all of Russia is red when most other countries have a clear red to white to green gradient that actually makes sense. Wtf Russia?
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Old 03-12-2017, 09:24 AM
Location: Toronto, ON
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It would be interesting to see that map with political boundaries to see how little sense our time zones actually make.
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Old 03-12-2017, 09:45 AM
Location: 59N
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I prefer late sunrises, even though I am at work before 6:45 every day.
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Old 03-12-2017, 02:47 PM
Location: Ontario
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Late sunsets.

I'd like to be on daylight savings time all year.
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