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JavaScript setUTCMinutes() Method

Definition and Usage

The setUTCMinutes() method is used to set the minutes of a specified time according to Universal Coordinated Time (UTC).

Syntax

dateObject.setUTCMinutes(min,sec,millisec)

Parameter Description
min Required. A numeric value between 0 and 59 representing the minutes
sec Optional. A numeric value between 0 and 59 representing the seconds
millisec Optional. A numeric value between 0 and 999 representing the milliseconds


Tips and Notes

Note: If one of the parameters above is specified with a one-digit number, JavaScript adds one or two leading zeros in the result.
Note: This method is always used in conjunction with a Date object.
Tip: The Universal Coordinated Time (UTC) is the time set by the World Time Standard.

Example

In this example we set the minutes of the current time to 01, with the setUTCMinutes() method:

<script type="text/javascript">
var d = new Date();
d.setUTCMinutes(1);
document.write(d);
</script>

The output of the code above will be:

Fri May 11 2012 14:31:19 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
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