How To Configure Time Zone Ubuntu 16.04

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Step 1: Set and configure time zone

1.1  List available time-zones

sudo timedatectl list-timezones

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Europe/Saratov
Europe/Simferopol
Europe/Skopje
Europe/Sofia
Europe/Stockholm
Europe/Tallinn
Europe/Tirane
Europe/Ulyanovsk
Europe/Uzhgorod
Europe/Vaduz
Europe/Vatican
Europe/Vienna

1.2 Set the time zone

sudo timedatectl set-timezone Europe/Stockholm
root@ubuntu:/# sudo timedatectl set-timezone Europe/Stockholm
root@ubuntu:/#

1.3 Verify time and time zone

sudo timedatectl
root@ubuntu:/# sudo timedatectl
      Local time: Sat 2018-11-03 00:27:44 CET
  Universal time: Fri 2018-11-02 23:27:44 UTC
        RTC time: Fri 2018-11-02 23:27:44
       Time zone: Europe/Stockholm (CET, +0100)
 Network time on: yes
NTP synchronized: yes
 RTC in local TZ: no
root@ubuntu:/#
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