JavaScript getUTCMinutes() Method: Date Object


The getUTCMinutes() method is used to get the minutes from a given date according to universal time (UTC). The value returned by getUTCMinutes is a number between 0 and 59.


Implemented in JavaScript 1.3


javas script date object getutcminutes method


In the following web document getUTCMinutes() method returns the minutes portion of the current time according to universal time.

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" xml:lang="en" lang="en">
<meta http-equiv="content-type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1" />
<title>JavaScript date object - getUTCMinutes() method example</title>
<h1 style="color: red">JavaScript date object : getUTCMinutes() method</h1>
<hr />
<script type="text/javascript">
//This is done to make the following JavaScript code compatible to XHTML. <![CDATA[
current_date = new Date()
cms = current_date.getUTCMinutes()

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See also:

JavaScript Core objects, methods, properties.

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