A day is not 60*60*24 seconds long

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1 year in seconds per Google is Not 60*60*24*365
1 point by julien on Sept 1, 2010 | hide | past | favorite | 3comments
606024*365 = 31 536 000 But Google says that it"s actually : 31 556 926 seconds.http://www.google.com/search?q=1+year+in+secondsAnd Wolfram Alpha rounds up : http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=1+year+in+SecondsLeap years FTW!

Also cảnh báo that 1 month in days is 30.4368499.There simply isn"t a good way khổng lồ convert between labels for specific periods of time & units for measuring the passing of time. The problem is that language và common usage don"t make much of a distinction between the two. If you ask people how long a day is, they"ll tell you 24 hours. Even Google will tell you that, but it isn"t true. A day is usually 24 hours. DST và leap seconds can both change the length of a day though. So a day isn"t a unit for measuring time at all. It"s a name for a certain period of time. Leap seconds can even mess with terms that seem bulletproof like "hour" or "minute". When there"s a leap second, one minute of the year becomes 61 seconds, & the corresponding hour becomes 3601 seconds.The only unit of time you can reliably work with is the second (and metric derivations thereof, like millisecond).

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Difference is actually 20,926. Leap years account for 21,600. There is still 326 seconds to lớn find.I really wonder how google counts them.

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It"s be cause a year is about 365.24 days. That means every 4 years we showroom a day, but that actually overcompensates, so every hundred years or so we skip a leap year:Years that are evenly divisible by 100 are not leap years, unless they are also evenly divisible by 400, in which case they are leap years.<1><2> For example, 1600 và 2000 were leap years, but 1700, 1800 & 1900 were not. Similarly, 2100, 2200, 2300, 2500, 2600, 2700, 2900 and 3000 will not be leap years, but 2400 & 2800 will be.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leap_year