Daylight Saving Time 2010 in US and UK

By Jayita, Gaea News Network
Monday, November 1, 2010

LONDON ( — Daylight Saving Time is the practice of temporarily advancing clocks so that afternoons have more daylight than morning. This is done primarily to conserve energy.

During spring time clocks are adjusted forward one hour and are adjusted backward in fall. So when is Daylight Saving Time 2010? When should we change our clock and observes Daylight Saving Time? These are the questions people are seeking today.

Without further ado, we want to give you full information about Daylight Saving Time 2010. According to Daylight Saving Time 2010 schedule, for the residents of US and Canada, November7, 2010 (Sunday) the clock will fall back to Standard Time. The official change will occur at 7.30 PM IST (6 AM Eastern Standard Time).

During Standard Time, clocks are turned backward an hour, moving an hour of daylight from evening to morning. In US and Canada, Daylight Saving Time will return on March 14, 2001.

An important notification has been made for the residents of Arizona, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam and the Northern Marianas. These US states and territories will not observe Daylight Saving Time in 2010.

In UK, the clocks fall back to Standard Time effective Sunday October 31, 2010. The official change will occur at 6.30 AM IST (1.00 AM GMT).

However, Daylight Saving Time will return on March 28, 2011 in the UK.

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