DateTimeOffset.UtcTicks Property

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Gets the number of ticks that represents the date and time of the current DateTimeOffset object in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

Namespace: System
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

Syntax

Public ReadOnly Property UtcTicks As Long
public long UtcTicks { get; }

Property Value

Type: System..::.Int64
The number of ticks in the DateTimeOffset object's Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

Remarks

The value of the UtcTicks property represents the number of 100-nanosecond intervals that have elapsed since 12:00:00 midnight on January 1, 0001 (the value of MinValue). It does not include ticks that would be added by leap seconds. A nanosecond is one billionth of a second; there are ten million ticks in a second. The value of the UtcTicks property ranges from DateTimeOffset.MinValue.Ticks to DateTimeOffset.MaxValue.Ticks.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Platforms

Windows Phone

See Also

Reference

DateTimeOffset Structure

System Namespace