getNumericDate

Returns a real number whose integer part represents the number of days since the EPOCH and whose fractional part represents the time value expressed in hours then divided by 24. NOTE: Lucee (and ACF) uses 12/30/1899 00:00:00 as it's epoch time. See links below.

getNumericDate(arg1) → returns numeric

getNumericDate Argument Reference

arg1 any
Required

A datetime object or a date-parsable String.

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Examples sample code invoking the getNumericDate function

This numeric date represents the number of days between December 30, 1899 and January 1, 2008.

getNumericDate('2018-01-01')

Expected Result: 43101


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