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This property specifies the offset that is in use in this time zone observance.

Value Type


Property Parameters

IANA and non-standard property parameters can be specified on this property.


This property MUST be specified in "STANDARD" and "DAYLIGHT" sub-components.


This property specifies the offset that is in use in this time zone observance. It is used to calculate the absolute time for the new observance. The property value is a signed numeric indicating the number of hours and possibly minutes from UTC. Positive numbers represent time zones east of the prime meridian, or ahead of UTC. Negative numbers represent time zones west of the prime meridian, or behind UTC.

Format Definition

This property is defined by the following notation:

 tzoffsetto = "TZOFFSETTO" toparam ":" utc-offset CRLF

 toparam    = *(";" other-param)


The following are examples of this property



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