[time-nuts] Re: UTC

Tom Van Baak tvb at leapsecond.com
Thu Jul 28 22:30:50 EDT 2005

> The key to your claim, "coordinated," does not refer to the
synchronization of UTC with UT1. It refers to coordination of multiple
physical clocks


Well, there's a lot of coordination going on.

TAI is the coordination of multiple, physical
atomic clocks.

UTC is the coordination of astronomical (UT1)
and atomic (TAI) timescales.


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