SystemTime() Function

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Description

The current date and time of the system in the International Atomic Time (TAI) system represented in the Modified Julian Date format.

 

The SystemTime function's resolution is dependent upon the operating system's timer resolution, which is typically 15.625 ms in Windows (equivalent to a 64 Hz timer frequency).

 

Timing Precision Mode

This page describes functionality in millisecond timing precision mode.

 

Function Signature

SystemTime(

)

 

Return Value

Type:

number

Units:

day

 

Returns the computer's current date and time in the International Atomic Time (TAI) system represented in the Modified Julian Date format.

 

Syntax

myVariable1 = SystemTime();

 

See also

SystemTime