The Allahabad Observatory located in the town of Mirzapur, just outside Allahabad is the centre responsible for maintaining the Indian Standard Time (IST). The observatory is located at 82.5°E longitude, which translates to an exact time difference of 5 hours and 30 minutes ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) Mirzapur Railway station Mirzapur is a city in the heart of North India, almost exactly halfway between Delhi and Calcutta, and also equidistant from Allahabad and Varanasi. ... This article includes a list of works cited or a list of external links, but its sources remain unclear because it lacks in-text citations. ... Location of Mirzapur and the 82. ... Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) is a high-precison atomic time standard. ...
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