Shift Time Zone


Converts a date into a character sequence using the specified date format and returns the string value in a new column.


  • Select an argument. (Date)
  • Enter the date format pattern. 
    • Example: yyyy-MM-dd HH:mm:ss
  • Select the source time zone. The source time zone is important to interpret the input dates when time zone information is absent.
    • E.g., 2020-12-03 12:22:52.284 can mean different points of time in UTC time, according to Europe/Berlin time zone or New York time zone
    • E.g., 2020-12-03 12:22:52.284+1:00 means only one point of time in UTC time.
  • Enter an output field name.
  • Click OK.

Hero Platform_ Example

An example of this function can be found in Hero Platform_'s library of examples.

Download the example titled "function_Shift_Time_Zone" to see an example of this function.