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MAKETIMESTAMP

Description

The function generates a timestamp using a combination of internal date, time and timezone. This takes the general form: 

MAKETIMESTAMP(InternalDate, InternalTime, TimeZone)


The function to generates a timestamp using a specified time zone. The internal date and internal time values are combined together with the time zone specification to return a UTC timestamp as decimal seconds.

An example of use is:

timestamp = MAKETIMESTAMP(DATE(), TIME(), "EST5EDT")


Note: The jtimezones command will list the available timezones.

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