version (1.23 KB) by Qun HAN
Retrieve the current UTC time and convert it to a MATLAB datenum.


Updated 3 Sep 2017

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This function can get the current Coordinated Universal Time from the time server "" and returns it as a serial date number (datenum). The user can specify the time zone.

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Qun HAN (2022). getutc(timezone) (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2015a
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
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