Clock time puzzle

The hour and minute hands are at equal distance from the 6 hour, what time will it be exactly?

There are 12 answers to this puzzle.  For every hour, there is a position of the minute hand such that the hour and minute hands are equal distance from the 6.

on 9th November 2015.

There are more than 12 answers to the puzzles, please specify the same in answer. 🙂

Think about it, even more than 20 answers are possible 🙂

on 10th November 2015.
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    ANSWER- 6h27m41.5s

    You need to solve (n+(180θ)/360)×30=θ, where n is the number of hours past 6 o’clock. The solution is

    For different values of θ you would get different times.
    For example, for n=6 you get θ=180 which is 12 o’clock.
    For n=0 you get θ=180/13=13.8, which, using 30 degree=5 min, is  6h27m41.5s

    SherlockHolmes Expert Answered on 9th November 2015.
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