What's the meaning of...?

Hi!I'm Italian...I would like to know what 9|8c (or similar) means.

Is it a way to indicate the time?I heard about Time Zones which there are in the U.S.A .Can anyone explain me better?Thanks for your anwers.

3 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    That indicates that a television broadcast will be televised at 9 on the East coast of the United States, and at 8 in the Central States. You are right, time zones is the reason why broadcasts appear at different times. We have time zones because of the size of the country. The east coast has the earliest time because the sun rises in the east and sets in the west, so the east coast sees the sun first. Follow this link for a much fuller explanation and maps and city listings: http://www.timetemperature.com/tzus/time_zone.shtm...

  • 1 decade ago

    The 9 in the example would mean 9:00 on the east coast. & 8c would mean 8:00, central time. :D

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    it has to deal with the time zones, Its kind of difficult.

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