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jQuery-Date

An extended Date Object that uses jQuery for name spacing. Has all the methods of a regular Date Object, plus lots more!!!

Quick Link to Raw File -> jQuery.date.min.js

Added Methods

$.date('addYears')			Accepts Positive and Negative Integers
$.date('addMonths')			Accepts Positive and Negative Integers
$.date('addWeeks')			Accepts Positive and Negative Integers
$.date('addDays')			Accepts Positive and Negative Integers
$.date('addHours')			Accepts Positive and Negative Integers
$.date('addMinutes')		Accepts Positive and Negative Integers
$.date('addSeconds')		Accepts Positive and Negative Integers
$.date('getDayName')		Returns the Name of the Day. Pass `true` to get 3 letter abbriviation.
$.date('getMonthName')		Returns the Name of the Month. Pass `true` to get 3 letter abbriviation.	
$.date('getWeek')			Returns the number of the week within the given year.
$.date('stdTimezoneOffset')	Returns the standard time timezone offset.
$.date('dst')				Returns Bool if is Daylight Savings Time

Format It!!!

Quickly get a formated Date String using formatting similar to PHP, or one of many preset key names! Use like:

$.date(new Date(), 'format', 'm-d-Y h:i:s')
//	|OR| 
$.date(new Date(), 'm-d-Y h:i:s')
//	|OR|
$.date('m-d-Y h:i:s')

Basic Format Characters:

Day Week & Month
'd' Day of the month, 2 digits with leading zeros 'W' ISO-8601 week number of year, weeks starting on Monday
'D' A textual representation of a day, three letters 'F' A full textual representation of a month, such as January or March
'j' Day of the month without leading zeros 'm' Numeric representation of a month, with leading zeros
'l (lowercase 'L')' A full textual representation of the day of the week 'M' A short textual representation of a month, three letters
'N' ISO-8601 numeric representation of the day of the week 'n' Numeric representation of a month, without leading zeros
'S' English ordinal suffix for the day of the month, 2 characters 't' Number of days in the given month
'w' Numeric representation of the day of the week
'z' The day of the year (starting from 0)
Year
'L' Whether it's a leap year
'o' ISO-8601 year number. This has the same value as Y
'Y' A full numeric representation of a year, 4 digits
'y' A two digit representation of a year
Time Timezone & Full Date/Time
'a' Lowercase Ante meridiem and Post meridiem 'e' Timezone identifier
'A' Uppercase Ante meridiem and Post meridiem 'I (capital i)' Whether or not the date is in daylight saving time
'B' Swatch Internet time 'O' Difference to Greenwich time (GMT) in hours
'g' 12-hour format of an hour without leading zeros 'P' Difference to Greenwich time (GMT) with colon between hours and minutes
'G' 24-hour format of an hour without leading zeros 'T' Timezone abbreviation
'h' 12-hour format of an hour with leading zeros 'Z' Timezone offset in seconds
'H' 24-hour format of an hour with leading zeros 'c' ISO 8601 date
'i' Minutes with leading zeros 'r' » RFC 2822 formatted date
's' Seconds, with leading zeros 'U' Seconds since the Unix Epoch (January 1 1970 00:00:00 GMT)
'u' Milliseconds

Preset Format Keys

compound constants
'commonLogFormat' 'd/M/Y:G:i:s' 'AMERICAN' 'F j Y'
'exif' 'YⓂ️d G:i:s' 'AMERICANSHORT' 'm/d/Y'
'isoYearWeek' 'Y\\WW' 'AMERICANSHORTWTIME' 'm/d/Y h:i:sA'
'isoYearWeek2' 'Y-\\WW' 'ATOM' 'Y-m-d\\TH:i:sP'
'isoYearWeekDay' 'Y\\WWj' 'COOKIE' 'l d-M-Y H:i:s T'
'isoYearWeekDay2' 'Y-\\WW-j' 'EUROPEAN' 'j F Y'
'mySQL' 'Y-m-d h:i:s' 'EUROPEANSHORT' 'd.m.Y'
'postgreSQL' 'Y.z' 'EUROPEANSHORTWTIME' 'd.m.Y H:i:s'
'postgreSQL2' 'Yz' 'ISO8601' 'Y-m-d\\TH:i:sO'
'soap' 'Y-m-d\\TH:i:s.u' 'LEGAL' 'j F Y'
'soap2' 'Y-m-d\\TH:i:s.uP' 'RFC822' 'D d M y H:i:s O'
'unixTimestamp' '@U' 'RFC850' 'l d-M-y H:i:s T'
'xmlrpc' 'Ymd\\TG:i:s' 'RFC1036' 'D d M y H:i:s O'
'xmlrpcCompact' 'Ymd\\tGis' 'RFC1123' 'D d M Y H:i:s O'
'wddx' 'Y-n-j\\TG:i:s' 'RFC2822' 'D d M Y H:i:s O'
'RFC3339' 'Y-m-d\\TH:i:sP'
'RSS' 'D d M Y H:i:s O'
'W3C' 'Y-m-d\\TH:i:sP'
Pretty
'pretty-a' 'g:i.sA l jS \\o\\f F Y'
'pretty-b' 'g:iA l jS \\o\\f F Y'
'pretty-c' 'n/d/Y g:iA'
'pretty-d' 'n/d/Y'
'pretty-e' 'F jS - g:ia'
'pretty-f' 'g:iA'


Examples


$.date()						//	Thu Jul 07 2016 13:50:43 GMT-0400 (Eastern Daylight Time)	//	Uses new Date()
$.date(326347200000)			//	Mon May 05 1980 00:00:00 GMT-0400 (Eastern Daylight Time)
$.date(1980, 5, 5)				//	Mon May 05 1980 00:00:00 GMT-0400 (Eastern Daylight Time)
$.date(new Date(1980, 4, 5))	//	Mon May 05 1980 00:00:00 GMT-0400 (Eastern Daylight Time)
$.date('5/5/1980')				//	Mon May 05 1980 00:00:00 GMT-0400 (Eastern Daylight Time)

$.date(326347200000, 'getMonthName')			//	May
$.date(1980, 5, 5, 'getMonthName')				//	May
$.date(new Date(1980, 4, 5), 'getMonthName')	//	May
$.date('5/5/1980', 'getMonthName')				//	May
$.date('getMonthName')							//	July	//	Uses new Date()

$.date('pretty') Object {	//	Uses new Date()
	pretty-a: "1:50.43PM Thu 7th of Jul, 2016",
	pretty-b: "1:50PM Thu 7th of Jul, 2016",
	pretty-c: "7/07/2016 1:50PM",
	pretty-d: "7/07/2016",
	pretty-e: "Jul 7th - 1:50pm"
	pretty-f: "1:50PM"
	pretty-g: "July 7th, 2016"
	pretty-h: "July 7th, 2016 1:50PM"

$.date('m-d-Y h:i:s')		//	07-07-2016 01:50:43

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