clock timezone

To configure the time zone offset from Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), use the clock timezone command. To revert to the default, use the no form of this command.

clock timezone zone-name offset-hours offset-minutes

no clock timezone

Syntax Description

zone-name
Zone name. The name is a 3-character string for the time zone acronym (for example, PST or EST).
offset-hours
Number of hours offset from UTC. The range is from –23 to 23.
offset-minutes
Number of minutes offset from UTC. The range is from 0 to 59.

Command Default

None

Command Modes

Global configuration mode
Interface configuration mode

Command History

Release
Modification
4.0(0)N1(1a)
This command was introduced.

Usage Guidelines

Use this command to offset the device clock from UTC.

Examples

This example shows how to configure the time zone offset from UTC:

switch(config)# clock timezone PST -8 0
 

This example shows how to revert the time zone offset to the default:

switch(config)# no clock timezone
 

Related Commands

Command
Description
show clock
Displays the clock time.