GETUTCDATE() Date Function TSQL Tutorial

Getutcdate() is an date function and returns the current database system timestamp as a datetime value. This value represents the current UTC time: Coordinated Universal Time.

GETUTCDATE() Syntax:

GETUTCDATE()

GETUTCDATE() Example:

select getutcdate() as System_date;

System_date
2014-03-01 06:26:25.617

SELECT CONVERT (date, GETUTCDATE()) as Utc_date,
CONVERT (time, GETUTCDATE()) as Utc_time,
CONVERT (datetime, GETUTCDATE()) as Utc_datetime,
CONVERT (datetime2, GETUTCDATE()) as Utc_datetime2;

Utc_dateUtc_timeUtc_datetimeUtc_datetime2
2014-03-0106:28:30.19300002014-03-01 06:28:30.1932014-03-01 06:28:30.1930000