Display Current Date and Time Using HTML and JQUERY

In this tutorial we will see how to Display Current Date and Time Using HTML and JQUERY. The jQuery .now() method is used for this which returns the current date and time.

HTML Code

HTML Code is given below, This code contains HTML button element which will display the current date and time on click.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
<head>
<meta charset="utf-8">
<title>Display Current Date and Time Using HTML and JQUERY</title>
<script src="https://code.jquery.com/jquery-3.5.1.min.js"></script>    
</head>
<body>
<button onclick="getDate()">Get Current Date and Time</button>
</body>
</html>

jQuery .now() Method

The jQuery .now() is used to get the current date and time in jQuery. The jQuery .now() is an alias for Date.now().

This can also be done using simple javascript. Since jQuery .now() has been deprecated in jQuery 3.3. Use the native Date.now() method instead. Learn How To Display Current Date and Time Using HTML and JAVASCRIPT.

JQuery Code

JQuery Code is given below, In this code the jQuery .now() Method will return the current date and time on the click of the button.

The onclick event is used to trigger the function which will display the current date and time using alert() method.

Take a look at the code given below.

<script>
function getDate()
{
  alert(new Date($.now()));
}
</script>

Demo

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