DateTime::TimeZone::UTC(3) User Contributed Perl Documentation DateTime::TimeZone::UTC(3)

DateTime::TimeZone::UTC - The UTC time zone

version 2.62

my $utc_tz = DateTime::TimeZone::UTC->new;

This class is used to provide the DateTime::TimeZone API needed by for the UTC time zone, which is not explicitly included in the Olson time zone database.

The offset for this object will always be zero.

This class has the same methods as a real time zone object, but the category() method returns undef and is_utc() returns true.

Bugs may be submitted at

The source code repository for DateTime-TimeZone can be found at

Dave Rolsky <>

This software is copyright (c) 2024 by Dave Rolsky.

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2024-02-07 perl v5.38.1