JavaScript getUTCSeconds Method





The getUTCSeconds method returns, according to universal time, the seconds value of the point in time stored in a Date object. The value returned by this method is an integer number from 0 to 59.


Syntax

myDate.getUTCSeconds()

With myDate being an object based on the Date object.


Example

The following code uses the getUTCSeconds method to return, according to universal time, the seconds of the current time:

<script type="text/javascript">

var currentTime = new Date();
var universalCurrentSeconds = currentTime.getSeconds();

document.write("According to universal time, the seconds passed since the last minute are: " + universalCurrentSeconds + ".");

</script>


Technical Details

The getUTCSeconds method belongs to the Date object, it is available since the version 1.3 of JavaScript, and it is supported in all major browsers.





JavaScript Manual >> Date Object >> getUTCSeconds Method





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