JavaScript getUTCMonth() Method: Date Object


The getUTCMmonth() method returns the months of given date according to universal time. The value returned by getUTCMonth is an integer between 0 and 11 corresponding to the month. 0 for January, 1 for February, 2 for March, and so on.


Implemented in JavaScript 1.3


javas script date object getutcmonth method


In the following web document getUTCMonth() method returns the month of a specified date and current date 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 - getUTCMonth() method example</title>
<h1 style="color: red">JavaScript date object : getUTCMonth() method</h1>
<hr />
<script type="text/javascript">
//This is done to make the following JavaScript code compatible to XHTML. <![CDATA[
current_date = new Date()
cmt = current_date.getUTCMonth()

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See also:

JavaScript Core objects, methods, properties.

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