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How to Check if a time.Time Variable Is Zero in Golang

Time package has a helper method to check a time.Time variable is zero value or not:

func (t Time) IsZero() bool

Run this simple example to check how it works:

package main

import (

func main() {

	var myEmptyTime time.Time

	if myEmptyTime.IsZero() {
		fmt.Println("The variable is zero!")

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