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 description2017-10-18T14:07:02+01:00
dDay of the month, 2 digits with leading zeros18
DA textual representation of a day, three lettersWed
jDay of the month without leading zeros18
lA full textual representation of the day of the weekWednesday
NISO-8601 numeric representation of the day of the week - 1 (for Monday) through 7 (for Sunday)3
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)3
zThe day of the year (starting from 0)290
WISO-8601 week number of year, weeks starting on Monday42
FA full textual representation of a month, such as January or MarchOctober
mNumeric representation of a month, with leading zeros - 01 through 1210
MA short textual representation of a month, three lettersOct
nNumeric representation of a month, without leading zeros10
tNumber of days in the given month31
LWhether it's a leap year0
oISO-8601 year number - if the ISO week number (W) belongs to the previous or next year, that year is used instead2017
YA full numeric representation of a year, 4 digits2017
yA two digit representation of a year17
aLowercase Ante meridiem and Post meridiem pm
AUppercase Ante meridiem and Post meridiemPM
BSwatch Internet time588
g12-hour format of an hour without leading zeros2
G24-hour format of an hour without leading zeros 14
h12-hour format of an hour with leading zeros02
H24-hour format of an hour with leading zeros14
iMinutes with leading zeros07
sSeconds, with leading zeros02
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 date2017-10-18T14:07:02+01:00
rRFC 2822 formatted dateWed, 18 Oct 2017 14:07:02 +0100
USeconds since the Unix Epoch (January 1 1970 00:00:00 GMT)1508332022
j M YShort date format18 Oct 2017
Y-m-dSQL date format2017-10-18