getUTCMonth Method (Date) (JavaScript)

Gets the month of a Date object using Universal Coordinated Time (UTC).

Syntax


dateObj.getUTCMonth()   

Parameters

The required dateObj reference is a Date object.

Return Value

Returns an integer between 0 (January) and 11 (December).

Remarks

To get the month in local time, use the getMonth method.

Example

The following example shows how to use the getUTCMonth method.

var date = new Date("2/2/2002");  
document.write(date.getUTCMonth());  

// Output: 1  

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

getMonth Method (Date)
setMonth Method (Date)
setUTCMonth Method (Date)