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daylight

[′dā‚līt]
(astronomy)
Light of the day, from sun and sky.
(engineering)

daylight

The period of time during any day that begins with the morning civil twilight and ends with the evening civil twilight. Civil twilight is the period before sunrise and after sunset when the sun's center is between 0° and 6° below the horizon.
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On April 28, 2005, the "Indiana Legislature voted to approve Daylight Saving Time for Indiana and to petition the US Department of Transportation to hold hearings to determine the location of the dividing line between the Eastern and Central time zones, relative to Indiana." Indiana plans to be in accordance with DST in 2006.
Michael Downing, author of Spring Forward: The Annual Madness of Daylight Saving Time notes the confusion emanating from clock changing an hour backward or forward and more controversy afterward.
Daylight PDT hasn't caught on in the United States.
And in California voters just approved a ballot measure to essentially end daylight saving time by requiring the state to add an hour to current daylight saving time.
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Sufficient daylight in the house will give stimulate effect and contributes greatly to the well-being in human life every day.
States are free to debate the issue because the federal government doesn't require them to follow daylight saving time.
The decision came three days after the cabinet approved scrapping the system this year, following a public poll that showed major Egyptian people did not support applying daylight saving time, Al-Ahram online official news website said.