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getHours()  Date  instance method

Description

Returns the locale specific hour of the day (0-23) for the specified date.

Syntax


Signature Description
aDate.getHours()Returns the locale specific hour of the day (0-23) for the specified date.

Parameters

None.

Examples

The code below shows an example of the getHours() method of Date.





// Create a Date instance for the current date and time.
var todaysDate = new Date();
alert(todaysDate);


// Get hour of the day.
alert(todaysDate.getHours() + ' = Hour of the day');


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