Get UTC timestamp in Python
Datetime module supplies classes to work with date and time. These classes provide a number of functions to deal with dates, times and time intervals. Date and datetime are an object in Python, so when you manipulate them, you are actually manipulating objects and not string or timestamps.
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Getting the UTC timestamp
datetime.datetime.now() to get the current date and time. Then use
tzinfo class to convert our datetime to UTC. Lastly, use the
timestamp() to convert the datetime object, in UTC, to get the UTC timestamp.
Last Updated on November 13, 2021 by admin