MongoDB\BSON\UTCDateTime::toDateTime

(mongodb >=1.0.0)

MongoDB\BSON\UTCDateTime::toDateTimeReturns the DateTime representation of this UTCDateTime

Description

final public DateTime MongoDB\BSON\UTCDateTime::toDateTime ( void )

Parameters

This function has no parameters.

Return Values

Returns the DateTime representation of this UTCDateTime. The returned DateTime will use the UTC time zone.

Errors/Exceptions

Examples

Example #1 MongoDB\BSON\UTCDatetime::toDateTime() example

<?php

$utcdatetime 
= new MongoDB\BSON\UTCDateTime(1416445411987);
$datetime $utcdatetime->toDateTime();
var_dump($datetime->format('r'));
var_dump($datetime->format('U.u'));
var_dump($datetime->getTimezone());

?>

The above example will output something similar to:

string(31) "Thu, 20 Nov 2014 01:03:31 +0000"
string(17) "1416445411.987000"
object(DateTimeZone)#3 (2) {
  ["timezone_type"]=>
  int(1)
  ["timezone"]=>
  string(6) "+00:00"
}
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emm dot deoudes at gmail dot com
10 months ago
//convert retrieved time back to local time
<?php
/********************constructor**********************************/
$orig_date = new DateTime('2016-06-27 13:03:33');
$orig_date=$orig_date->getTimestamp();
$utcdatetime = new MongoDB\BSON\UTCDateTime($orig_date*1000);
/********************retrieve time in UTC**********************************/
$datetime = $utcdatetime->toDateTime();
$time=$datetime->format(DATE_RSS);
/********************Convert time local timezone*******************/
$dateInUTC=$time;
$time = strtotime($dateInUTC.' UTC');
$dateInLocal = date("Y-m-d H:i:s", $time);
echo
$dateInLocal;
?>
output: 2016-06-27 13:03:33
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pablo5_diaz at hotmail dot com
11 months ago
The php Datetime object returns the timestamp with 10 digits and this method needs miliseconds in the timestamp.

Make sure that the timestamp has 13 digits.
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zeeshanyshaikh at gmail dot com
8 months ago
$tz = new DateTimeZone('Asia/Kolkata'); //Change your timezone
$date = date("Y-m-d h:i:sa"); //Current Date
$a = new MongoDB\BSON\UTCDateTime(strtotime($date)*1000);
             
      $datetime = $a->toDateTime();
      echo '<pre>';print_r($datetime);echo '</pre>';

      $datetime->setTimezone($tz); //Set timezone
      $time=$datetime->format(DATE_ATOM);  //(example: 2005-08-15T15:52:01+00:00)
         
    echo "<br>". $time . "<br>";

OUTPUT :
//Output of datetime object
DateTime Object
(
    [date] => 2016-08-09 14:57:06.000000
    [timezone_type] => 1
    [timezone] => +00:00
)
//Output of time
2016-08-09T20:27:06+05:30
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