$SystemTimeZone

$SystemTimeZone

gives the current time zone for the computer system on which the Wolfram System is being run.

Details

  • The time zone gives the number of hours that must be added to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to obtain local time.
  • $SystemTimeZone is set at the beginning of your Wolfram System session to the time zone specified by the computer system on which it is running.
  • The Wolfram System assumes that the time returned by the system clock on your computer system is for the time zone corresponding to $SystemTimeZone.

Examples

Basic Examples  (1)

Show the number of hours that must be added to GMT to obtain local time:

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See Also

$TimeZone  $TimeZoneEntity  TimeZone  DateObject  DateList  DateString  AbsoluteTime

Tutorials

Introduced in 2015
(10.3)