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    Talking 8 hours behind?

    London is 1pm now and Hong Kong is 9pm now. Is it correct to say "London is 8 hours behind Hong Kong"?
    Thanks.

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    Re: 8 hours behind?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    London is 1pm now and Hong Kong is 9pm now. Is it correct to say "London is 8 hours behind Hong Kong"?
    Thanks.
    From our point-of-view it's more common to say 'HK is 8 hrs ahead of London', but either is correct.

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