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Midnight

 

the moment at which, for a given point on earth, the center of the sun (the true sun or the mean sun) is in the lower culmination. The apparent midnight corresponds to a meridian transit by the true sun, while the mean midnight corresponds to a transit by the mean sun. The time at which midnight occurs depends on the geographic longitude. Midnight begins one hour later for every 15° of longitude to the west. All data in astronomical almanacs are calculated for mean midnight at the Greenwich meridian, from which universal time is figured.

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Carriageway patching works will close the road, from Loanhead Road to Fannyside Road, for 24 hours from midnight on January 20.
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The Congress Party yesterday said that it would boycott the midnight meeting, convened by the government, on the implementation of the GST.
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'We realize the problems which are connected with continuing the marriage functions in the halls till 1 am or 2 am midnight. These late night events create the problems like waste of electricity, health problems caused by taking meal very late and the cases of street crimes also occur,' he concurred.
Entry on the guestlist is free or [pounds sterling]4 before midnight, and [pounds sterling]5 after midnight.
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