Hawaii Time


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Hawaii Time standard time in the 10th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 150th meridian west; used in Hawaii and the western Aleutian Islands
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In literature:

There were boom times in Hawaii.
"The House of Pride" by Jack London
It is evident that if we don't want Hawaii, Japan does, and the time is drawing near when some decided step must be taken.
"The Great Round World and What Is Going On In It, Vol. 1, No. 26, May 6, 1897" by Various
President McKinley has expressed himself as in favor of annexing Hawaii, and has been considering the matter for some time.
"The Great Round World and What Is Going On In It, Vol. 1, No. 34, July 1, 1897" by Various
As to Hawaii, it seems a foregone conclusion that annexation will be recommended, and will be an accomplished fact in a short space of time.
"The Great Round World and What Is Going On In It, Vol. 1, No. 57, December 9, 1897" by Various
When they were about ten years old their father had occasion to go to Hawaii, and had to remain away a long time.
"Hawaiian Folk Tales" by Various
Perhaps in time the lava fields may become good soil, as they have in Hawaii.
"Wealth of the World's Waste Places and Oceania" by Jewett Castello Gilson
At the time when the trumpet disappeared from Kiha's house a band of mountebanks and thieves disappeared from Hawaii.
"Myths & Legends of our New Possessions & Protectorate" by Charles M. Skinner
At that time, under treaty provisions, the neutrality of Hawaii was guaranteed by the United States.
"The American Empire" by Scott Nearing
Kamehameha saw that his opportunity had now come, and lost no time in mustering all the war canoes and fighting men of Hawaii.
"The Hawaiian Islands" by The Department of Foreign Affairs
After living with her for a time he began to long for his old home in Hawaii.
"Legends of Gods and Ghosts (Hawaiian Mythology)" by W. D. (William Drake) Westervelt

In news:

To the envy of every ensemble actor doing hard time in Burbank, the majority of Kim's television career has been performing on blockbuster shows like 'Lost' and 'Hawaii Five-0,' both of which are based in sunny Hawaii.
Kroc Center Hawaii, visit website for days and times, $100.
In Hawaii, giving physicians the authority to assist in suicide will undermine, not strengthen, this time-honored role.
Being that I work in the industry I do it all the time, but normally we try and do it a little bit more gracefully than the guys on CBS' Hawaii Five- 0 did.
After more than a full year of operation, it's time to give the albatross of inter-island travel known as the Hawaii Superferry a progress report .
In 2001, Hawaii's schools were in bad shape, by almost any measure you'd care to mention, and had been for a long time.
Article "$8M cut from Hawaii per- pupil funding" Is Not Available At This Time.
The interest of Japanese companies in investing might not rise so quickly, but, at the same time, I'm not so pessimistic, because a lot of Japanese people, especially rich people, love Hawaii and it is these people wh...
In the past year, Steve Case has increased his visits to Hawaii from once annually to five or six times a year.
52 percent Portion of sexually active Hawaii teens who said they didn't use a condom the last time they had sex.
Power 104.3 and Wonderland Entertainment Group present for the first time in Hawaii.
Article "Hawaii sovereignty group protests at Iolani Palace" Is Not Available At This Time.
Hawaii's hospitals are building big time.
Watch live coverage here and see expected times that tsunami waves will hit Hawaii and the western United States.
On Saturday, October 27, radio amateurs in Hawaii responded to a tsunami warning, providing valuable and timely information to emergency management officials.

In science:

The temperature drop from freezing point to −60◦ C, about the change going from Mauna Kea in Hawaii to the South Pole in winter, would lead to a fall in the sky background of 200 times at 2.4mm, if the sky were thermally emitting as a blackbody.
Astronomy in Antarctica
For instance, as discussed in Kenyon & Storey (2006), aerosol levels are ∼ 50 times lower than found at the atmospheric observatory on Mauna Loa, Hawaii (Bodhaine, 1995).
Astronomy in Antarctica
Observing time at CFHT is allocated by country: 42.5% for each of Canada and France, and 15% for the University of Hawaii.
The Effectiveness of the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope
This explains why the Keck data, restricted mainly to the northern sky since the telescope is in Hawaii at a latitude of 20◦ N, originally suggested a time-varying α that was smaller in the past.
Astronomical and laboratory searches for space-time variation of fundamental constants
Chilean and Argentinian sites are next with a PWV lower than 1.5 mm most of the time, followed by Hawaii and Summit in Greenland with a PWV lower than 2 mm, and finally Yangbajing in Tibet which presents a high level of water vapour.
Worldwide site comparison for submillimetre astronomy