Chinese Zodiac

CHINESE ZODIAC DOG SHEEP DRAGON OX 1910 1907 1904 1901 1922 1919 1916 1913 1934 1931 1928 1925 1946 1943 1940 1937 1958 1955 1952 1949 1970 1967 1964 1961 1982 1979 1976 1973 1994 1991 1988 1985 2006 2003 2000 1997 CHICKEN HORSE RABBIT RAT 1909 1906 1903 1900 1921 1918 1915 1912 1933 1930 1927 1924 1945 1942 1939 1936 1957 1954 1951 1948 1969 1966 1963 1960 1981 1978 1975 1972 1993 1990 1987 1984 2005 2002 1999 1996 MONKEY SNAKE TIGER PIG 1908 1905 1902 1911 1920 1917 1914 1923 1932 1929 1926 1935 1944 1941 1938 1947 1956 1953 1950 1959 1968 1965 1962 1971 1980 1977 1974 1983 1992 1989 1986 1995 2004 2001 1998 2007 WEDDING ANNIVERSARIES YEAR TRADITION 1ST PAPER 2ND COTTON 3RD LEATHER 4TH LINEN (SILK) 5TH WOOD 6TH IRON 7TH WOOL (COPPER) 8TH BRONZE 9TH POTTERY (CHINA) 10TH TIN (ALUMINIUM) 11TH STEEL 12TH SILK 13TH LACE 14TH IVORY 15TH CRYSTAL 20TH CHINA 25TH SILVER 30TH PEARL 35TH CORAL (JADE) 40TH RUBY 45TH SAPPHIRE 50TH GOLD 55TH EMERALD 60TH DIAMOND BIRTHSTONES JANUARY (GARNET) FEBRUARY (AMETHYST) MARCH (AQUAMARINE) APRIL (DIAMOND) MAY (EMERALD) JUNE (PEARL) JULY (RUBY) AUGUST (PERIDOT) SEPTEMBER (SAPPHIRE) OCTOBER (OPAL) NOVEMBER (TOPAZ) DECEMBER (TURQUOISE) TIME ZONES THE WORLD IS DIVIDED INTO 24 TIME ZONES, MEASURED IN RELATION TO 12 NOON GREENWICH MEAN TIME (GMT), ON THE GREENWICH MERIDIAN (Oş). TIME ADVANCES BY ONE HOUR FOR EVERY 15 ş LONGITUDE EAST OF GREENWICH (AND GOES BACK ONE HOUR FOR EVERY 15 ş WEST), BUT THE SYSTEM S ADJUSTED IN LINE WITH REGIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE BOUNDARIES. NUMBERS ON THE MAP BELOW INDICATE THE NUMBER OF HOURS THAT MUST BE ADDED OR SUBTRACTED IN EACH TIME ZONE TO REACH GMT. THUS, EAST COAST USA (+5) IS 5 HOURS BEHIND GMT. -1 -2 -3 -4 -5 -7 -9 -10 -11 -12 INTERNATIONAL DATE LINE +9 +8 +7 +6 +5 +4 +3 ˝ +3 +1 0 -3 ˝ -4 ˝ -8 0 NOON GREENWICH MEAN TIME -1 -2 -3 -3 -5 ˝ -6 0 -1 -3 +5 +4 +3 -8 -9 ˝ -10 -11 -12 +3 1100 1200 1300 1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000 2100 2200 2300 0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100

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