The Terran Computational Calendar

Synchronized with the northern winter solstice, the terran computational calendar began roughly*10 days before the UNIX Epoch. Each year is composed of 13 identical 28-day months, followed by a 'minimonth' that houses leap days (one most years and two every 4th but not 128th year) and leap seconds (issued by the IERS during that year). Each date is an unambiguous instant in time that exploits zero-based numbering and a handful of delimiters to represent the number of years and constant length monthsdayshoursminutes, and seconds that have elapsed since0TC (the calendar's starting point). An optional 'year base' may be applied to ignore erratic leap duration. Arithmetic date adjusting 'datemods' can be applied to define things like weeks, quarters, and regional times.

Notes:

Zero-based, resets off the winter solstice, begins 10 days before the UNIX Epoch.

Folksonomies: timekeeping standards

Taxonomies:
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Concepts:
Time (0.980232): dbpedia | freebase | opencyc
Winter solstice (0.651222): dbpedia | freebase
Unix (0.624376): website | dbpedia | freebase | opencyc | yago
Science (0.557267): dbpedia | freebase | opencyc
Unix time (0.495038): dbpedia | freebase | yago
System time (0.494104): dbpedia | freebase
Solstice (0.438196): dbpedia | freebase | opencyc
Time t (0.420911): dbpedia

 The Terran Computational Calendar
Electronic/World Wide Web>Internet Article:  Various, (2014), The Terran Computational Calendar, Retrieved on 2014-04-21
  • Source Material [terrancalendar.com]
  • Folksonomies: standards timekeeping