Systemd Linux timedatecetl command to display the current date and time

Fig.01: Systemd Linux timedatecetl command to display the current date and time

Fig.01: Systemd Linux timedatecetl command to display the current date and time

To see the current date and time along with detailed information about the configuration of the system and hardware clock, type:
$ timedatectl
Sample outputs:

      Local time: Sun 2015-11-22 21:20:30 EST
  Universal time: Mon 2015-11-23 02:20:30 UTC
        RTC time: Mon 2015-11-23 02:20:30
       Time zone: America/New_York (EST, -0500)
     NTP enabled: no
NTP synchronized: no
 RTC in local TZ: no
      DST active: no
 Last DST change: DST ended at
                  Sun 2015-11-01 01:59:59 EDT
                  Sun 2015-11-01 01:00:00 EST
 Next DST change: DST begins (the clock jumps one hour forward) at
                  Sun 2016-03-13 01:59:59 EST
                  Sun 2016-03-13 03:00:00 EDT

Examples and usage: Linux Set Date and Time From a Command Prompt