Date Format Demonstrator

The PHP date() function can present dates in lots of different formats. This page helps you to build your own formats

Enter the date you would like to convert. If you leave this field blank, the current time will be used. Information on acceptable formats
Format codeFormat description2020-09-28T20:16:05+01:00
dDay of the month, 2 digits with leading zeros28
DA textual representation of a day, three lettersMon
jDay of the month without leading zeros28
lA full textual representation of the day of the weekMonday
NISO-8601 numeric representation of the day of the week - 1 (for Monday) through 7 (for Sunday)1
SEnglish ordinal suffix for the day of the month, 2 charactersth
wNumeric representation of the day of the week - 0 (for Sunday) through 6 (for Saturday)1
zThe day of the year (starting from 0)271
WISO-8601 week number of year, weeks starting on Monday40
FA full textual representation of a month, such as January or MarchSeptember
mNumeric representation of a month, with leading zeros - 01 through 1209
MA short textual representation of a month, three lettersSep
nNumeric representation of a month, without leading zeros9
tNumber of days in the given month30
LWhether it's a leap year1
oISO-8601 year number - if the ISO week number (W) belongs to the previous or next year, that year is used instead2020
YA full numeric representation of a year, 4 digits2020
yA two digit representation of a year20
aLowercase Ante meridiem and Post meridiem pm
AUppercase Ante meridiem and Post meridiemPM
BSwatch Internet time844
g12-hour format of an hour without leading zeros8
G24-hour format of an hour without leading zeros 20
h12-hour format of an hour with leading zeros08
H24-hour format of an hour with leading zeros20
iMinutes with leading zeros16
sSeconds, with leading zeros05
eTimezone identifierEurope/London
IWhether or not the date is in daylight saving time 1 if Daylight Saving Time, 0 otherwise.1
ODifference to Greenwich time (GMT) in hours+0100
PDifference to Greenwich time (GMT) with colon between hours and minutes+01:00
TTimezone abbreviationBST
ZTimezone offset in seconds. The offset for timezones west of UTC is always negative, and for those east of UTC is always positive.3600
cISO 8601 date2020-09-28T20:16:05+01:00
rRFC 2822 formatted dateMon, 28 Sep 2020 20:16:05 +0100
USeconds since the Unix Epoch (January 1 1970 00:00:00 GMT)1601320565
j M YShort date format28 Sep 2020
Y-m-dSQL date format2020-09-28