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Moscow Time

 

standard time of the second time zone, in which Moscow is located. According to the June 16, 1930, decree of the Council of People’s Commissars of the USSR, the clock was set ahead one hour; Moscow time—that is, standard time in Moscow—became three hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time. Throughout the USSR train, steamer, and airplane timetables are based on Moscow time, the time on telegrams is Moscow time, and so on.

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According to preliminary data, the helicopter flew out at 06:00 (Moscow time) from the Ust-Kut airfield and did not make contact at the set time.
The launch occurred at 10:10 am Moscow time [07:10 GMT] and the Progress M-27M will separate from the third stage rocket carrier at 10:19 am Moscow time.
"The day before at 11:50 am Moscow time phosphorus bombs were fired at the positions of DPR fighters in the airport (of Donetsk) from the village of Peski," the ministry said, Itar-Tass reported.
"The crisis management center of the Russian emergencies ministry's Sakhalin department received information about a seismic event in the vicinity of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk at 10:19 Moscow time," the spokesman said.
Moscow time (0700 GMT), said the ministry in a statement.
According to the company, the results are due to be published no later than 14:00 UK time and 17:00 Moscow time.
On March 20 at 3:45 (Moscow time), the overhead power transmission line (hereinafter referred to as "overhead line") 110 kV "Suntar - Nyurba - Verhneviluisk - Vilyuysk" (PJSC "Yakutskenergo") with automatic reclosing failed.
Officers were evacuated from the checkpoint of Matveyev Kurgan at 05:30 Moscow time. When the shooting subsided at 08:00, they returned to the station.
Moscow time [12:43 GMT] from the Plesetsk space center," spokesman for Russia's Aerospace Defense Forces, Col.
The alarm call came at 16:55 local time (12:55 Moscow time) to the emergency duty officer about the metallic beam, which collapsed in a coke shop, which is being built at the Achinsk oil refinery.
Moscow time (0535 GMT), the Emergency Situations Ministry said.
Bank St Petersburg (STBK - Buy) will release its 3Q09 IFRS results on Thursday, 17 December at 10.00 Moscow time. The conference call discussing the results is scheduled for 16.00 Moscow time.

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