Why does Iceland use Britain's time zone?

Update:

I don't see any reason why they shouldn't just use their own Mid-Atlantic one.

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  • Foofa
    Lv 7
    1 year ago
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    Because the time zone map includes a few anomalies designed to make things like commerce and transportation easier.

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  • Zirp
    Lv 7
    1 year ago

    two guesses

    so they won't have to convert UTC to their time

    to underline that they are part of Europe

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  • 1 year ago

    Time zones are human artefact. Countries use the time zone most convenient for them.

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  • 1 year ago

    What do u suggest otherwise then?

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