//+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //by Gilani // currencyTimeZone - adjust to the timezone of the relevant currency. // serverTimeZone - timezone of the source of data source feed (+1 Russian zone for MetaTrader) // blue bars represent open market hours // red bars represent close mrket hours // the bars grows according to the hours of the day #property copyright "Copyright 2005, MetaQuotes Software Corp." #property link "http://www.metaquotes.net" #property indicator_separate_window #property indicator_buffers 2 #property indicator_color1 Blue #property indicator_color2 Red //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //| Custom indicator initialization function | //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ extern int currencyTimeZone = -5; extern string market = "USA"; int serverTimeZone = +1; int marketOpensAt = 8; int marketClosesAt = 16; double open[]; double close[]; int init() { //---- indicators //---- IndicatorBuffers(2); SetIndexStyle(0,DRAW_HISTOGRAM); SetIndexBuffer(0,open); SetIndexLabel(0,"Blue"); SetIndexStyle(1,DRAW_HISTOGRAM); SetIndexBuffer(1,close); SetIndexLabel(1,"Red"); //---- IndicatorShortName("Trading Hours: "+market); return(0); } //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //| Custor indicator deinitialization function | //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ int deinit() { //---- TODO: add your code here //---- return(0); } //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //| Custom indicator iteration function | //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ int start() { int limit; int ExtCountedBars=IndicatorCounted(); if(ExtCountedBars<0) return(-1); if(ExtCountedBars>0) ExtCountedBars--; limit=Bars-ExtCountedBars; for (int x=limit;x>=0;x--) { int gmt = MathMod (24+TimeHour(Time[x])-serverTimeZone, 24); int hour = MathMod(24+currencyTimeZone+gmt, 24); if ((hour >= marketOpensAt) && (hour <= marketClosesAt)) { if (hour==0) hour=24; open[x]=hour; close[x]=0; } else { if (hour==0) hour=24; open[x]=0; close[x]= -hour; } } return(0); } //+------------------------------------------------------------------+