RFC-822 Coding Date & Time

5.  DATE AND TIME SPECIFICATION

     5.1.  SYNTAX

     date-time   =  [ day "," ] date time        ; dd mm yy
                                                                 ;  hh:mm:ss zzz

     day           =  "Mon"  / "Tue" /  "Wed"  / "Thu"
                          /  "Fri"  / "Sat" /  "Sun"

     date          =  1*2DIGIT month 2DIGIT     ; day month year
                                                                   ;  e.g. 20 Jun 82

     month       =  "Jan"  /  "Feb" /  "Mar"  /  "Apr"
                          /  "May"  /  "Jun" /  "Jul"  /  "Aug"
                          /  "Sep"  /  "Oct" /  "Nov"  /  "Dec"

     time          =  hour zone                         ; ANSI and Military

     hour         =  2DIGIT ":" 2DIGIT [":" 2DIGIT]
                                                                  ; 00:00:00 - 23:59:59

     zone        =  "UT"  / "GMT"                    ; Universal Time
                                                                  ; North American : UT
                         /  "EST" / "EDT"                 ;  Eastern:  - 5/ - 4
                         /  "CST" / "CDT"                ;  Central:  - 6/ - 5
                        /  "MST" / "MDT"                ;  Mountain: - 7/ - 6
                        /  "PST" / "PDT"                 ;  Pacific:  - 8/ - 7
                        /  1ALPHA                        ; Military: Z = UT;
                                                                 ;  A:-1; (J not used)
                                                                 ;  M:-12; N:+1; Y:+12
                       / ( ("+" / "-") 4DIGIT )         ; Local differential
                                                                ;  hours+min. (HHMM)

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