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Topic: one more (pre) fix
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Re: one more (pre) fix
Posted: Oct 24, 1995 4:17 PM
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RE>>one more (pre) fix 10/24/95

Thank you, Lou. That means the Gregorian is off by 26 seconds every 400
years. Not bad. I wonder if that's why the keepers of the atomic clock add
leap seconds to a day every so often. I suspect not, but that it rather is
related to the length of the day and the slowing of the earth's rotation.

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