Patrioticcow Patrioticcow - 21 days ago 7
jQuery Question

jquery convert number to date?

i have a json file that returns

"date_created":"1273185387"
in epoch format

i want to convert it to something like this
Thu, 06 May 2010 22:36:27 GMT


any script to do this conversion?

Answer
var myObj = $.parseJSON('{"date_created":"1273185387"}'),
    myDate = new Date(1000*myObj.date_created);

console.log(myDate.toString());
console.log(myDate.toLocaleString());
console.log(myDate.toUTCString());

http://jsfiddle.net/mattball/8gvkk/

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