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Python: Get the GMT and local current time

Python Datetime: Exercise-29 with Solution

Write a Python program to get the GMT and local current time.

Sample Solution:

Python Code:

from time import gmtime, strftime
import time
print("\nGMT: "+time.strftime("%a, %d %b %Y %I:%M:%S %p %Z", time.gmtime()))
print("Local: "+strftime("%a, %d %b %Y %I:%M:%S %p %Z\n"))

Sample Output:

GMT: Mon, 08 May 2017 06:21:07 AM GMT                                                                         
Local: Mon, 08 May 2017 11:51:07 AM IST   

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Flowchart: Get the GMT and local current time.

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