Get Age of newest block of synced Blockchain

Shell script for bitcoind to know how far it has already synced. Show the newest block that is synced.

Get Time of newest Block:

#!/bin/bash
cnt=`bitcoin-cli getblockcount`
hash=`bitcoin-cli getblockhash ${cnt}`
timeline=`bitcoin-cli getblock $hash | grep ‘”time”‘`
ltrimtime=${timeline#*time\” : }
newest=${ltrimtime%%,*}
echo ‘newest block: ‘ && date -d @$newest

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