OffsetTime minusSeconds() method in Java with examples

The minusSeconds() method of OffsetTime class in Java returns a copy of this OffsetTime with the specified Seconds in the parameter getting subtracted.

Syntax :

public OffsetTime minusSeconds(long Seconds)

Parameter: This method accepts a single parameter Seconds which the Seconds to be subtracted. It may be negative.



Return Value: It returns a OffsetTime based on this time with the Seconds subtracted and it is not null.

Below programs illustrate the minusSeconds() method:

Program 1 :

filter_none

edit
close

play_arrow

link
brightness_4
code

// Java program to demonstrate the minusSeconds() method
  
import java.time.OffsetTime;
  
public class GFG {
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
        // Parses the time
        OffsetTime time = OffsetTime.parse("11:10:10+05:05");
  
        // Specified Seconds subtracted
        System.out.println("After subtraction, time is: " 
                                   + time.minusSeconds(5));
    }
}

chevron_right


Output:

After subtraction, time is: 11:10:05+05:05

Program 2 :

filter_none

edit
close

play_arrow

link
brightness_4
code

// Java program to demonstrate the minusSeconds() method
  
import java.time.OffsetTime;
  
public class GFG {
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
        // Parses the time
        OffsetTime time = OffsetTime.parse("11:10:10+05:05");
  
        // Specified Seconds subtracted
        System.out.println("After subtraction, time is: " 
                                   + time.minusSeconds(-5));
    }
}

chevron_right


Output:

After subtraction, time is: 11:10:15+05:05

Reference: https://docs.oracle.com/javase/8/docs/api/java/time/OffsetTime.html#minusSeconds-long-



My Personal Notes arrow_drop_up

The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically

If you like GeeksforGeeks and would like to contribute, you can also write an article using contribute.geeksforgeeks.org or mail your article to contribute@geeksforgeeks.org. See your article appearing on the GeeksforGeeks main page and help other Geeks.

Please Improve this article if you find anything incorrect by clicking on the "Improve Article" button below.