Javascript - Date getUTCMinutes() Method

The getUTCMinutes() method returns the minutes ranged from 0 to 59 of the date object, according to universal time.

Description

The getUTCMinutes() method returns the minutes ranged from 0 to 59 of the date object, according to universal time.

UTC time is the same as GMT time.

Syntax

Date.getUTCMinutes()

Parameters

None

Return

A Number, from 0-59, representing the minutes

Example

Return the minutes, according to universal time:

Demo

//display the minutes, according to UTC.
var d = new Date();
var n = d.getUTCMinutes();
console.log(n);/*from  w ww .  j a  v a2 s  . co  m*/

//Return the UTC minutes from a specific date and time:

//display the minutes of a specific time, according to UTC.
var d = new Date("July 21, 2010 01:15:00");
var n = d.getUTCMinutes();
console.log(n);

Result

Using getUTCHours(), getUTCMinutes(), and getUTCSeconds() to display the universal time:

Demo

//display the UTC time.
function addZero(i) {
    if (i < 10) {
        i = "0" + i;
    }/*  w  w  w.  ja v a  2s.c o  m*/
    return i;
}

var d = new Date();
var h = addZero(d.getUTCHours());
var m = addZero(d.getUTCMinutes());
var s = addZero(d.getUTCSeconds());
console.log( h + ":" + m + ":" + s);

Result