Universal Time

Updated: 10/17/2017 by Computer Hope

Universal Time is a time scale that is based on the Earth's rotation. There are several versions of this time scale (i.e. UT1, UT2, UTC), though the one used as the primary time standard for clock regulation today is UTC (Coordinated Universal Time).

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Universal Time is often used as a standard for time on the Internet and the web.

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