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PHP Date Formatting

This is another one of those things I made because I need it all the time and can never find it. We use unix/perl/PHP date formats for all sorts of fun stuff (my forum is one of those places), and this page wll show you how to format those numbers. For a more detailed explination, look here.
FormatResultNotes
F jS, Y, g:i aAugust 20th, 2014, 2:37 pmBasic date and time
m.d.y08.20.14Simple month.day.year with leading zeros
l, F jS G:i:sWednesday, August 20th 14:37:29Day, date, and 24-hour (military) time
D M jWed Aug 20Short versions of day and month
n/j g:i A8/20 2:37 PMDate without leading zeros and AM/PM in uppercase
Y: \D\a\y #z2014: Day #231Day of the year (0-365)


Unformatted numerical date:

(Current date in this box is 0 seconds away from today's date)


The breakdown (year must be between 1970 and 2038):
Hour:
Minute:
Second:
Month:
Day:
Year: