Time zone format string for XML

Note: The output format for the native schema XML date/time field is always:
{CCYY-MM-DD}T{HH24:MM:SS.3-3+/-ZZ:ZZ}
To specify a different output format, use Xerces XML.

The following time zone strings support the specification of a single character Z to indicate Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), as described by the World Wide Web Consortium (www.w3c.org) and the ISO 8601 standard:

When the +/-ZZ:ZZ or +/-ZZZZ format string is specified, the data validation process works in the following manner:

When the TZD format string is specified, the data validation and output generation processes work in the following manner:

The following time zone strings support the omission of the minute portion of the difference from UTC:


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