date_timezone_set

Sets the time zone for the DateTime object

Syntax

date_timezone_set ( DateTime $object , DateTimeZone $timezone ) : DateTime

Parameters

object

A DateTime object returned by date_create(). The function modifies this object.

timezone

A DateTimeZone object representing the desired time zone.

Return

Returns the DateTime object for method chaining or FALSE on failure.

Examples

object timezone

<?

$object = date_create("2000-01-01", timezone_open("America/New_York"));
$timezone = timezone_open("America/Los_Angeles");

date_timezone_set($object, $timezone);

echo date_format($object, "Y-m-d H:i:s");

?>
1999-12-31 21:00:00

Return

<?

$object = date_create("2000-01-01", timezone_open("America/New_York"));
$timezone = timezone_open("America/Los_Angeles");

$return = date_timezone_set($object, $timezone);

echo date_format($return, "Y-m-d H:i:s");

?>
1999-12-31 21:00:00

PHP

Home Menu