getMilliseconds Method (Date) (JavaScript)

Gets the milliseconds of a Date, using local time.

Syntax


dateObj.getMilliseconds()   

Parameters

The required dateObj reference is a Date object.

Return Value

Returns the milliseconds of a date. The value can range from 0-999. If a date has been constructed without specifying the milliseconds, the value returned is 0.

Remarks

To get the number of milliseconds in Universal Coordinated Time (UTC), use the getUTCMilliseconds method.

Example

The following example shows how to use the getMilliseconds method.

var date = new Date("1/1/2001");  
document.write(date.getMilliseconds());  
document.write("<br/>");  

date.setMilliseconds(5);  
document.write(date.getMilliseconds());  
// Output:   
// 0  
// 5  

Requirements

Supported in the following document modes: Quirks, Internet Explorer 6 standards, Internet Explorer 7 standards, Internet Explorer 8 standards, Internet Explorer 9 standards, Internet Explorer 10 standards, Internet Explorer 11 standards. Also supported in Store apps (Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.1). See Version Information.

Applies To: Date Object

See Also

getUTCMilliseconds Method (Date)
setMilliseconds Method (Date)
setUTCMilliseconds Method (Date)