Date format translation
January 24, 2012 1:49 PM   Subscribe

What is this date format and how do I tell what day/month/year it is? 1316649600000

That is the Application Date returned on a building permit for my house through the City of Houston My City Map Viewer tool.

The work was performed early November 2011, so I guess it represents late October or early November. I'm trying to figure out when the work would have been performed on other permits with these Application Dates:

posted by IanMorr to Law & Government (4 answers total)
Unix time
posted by jdlugo at 1:51 PM on January 24, 2012 [1 favorite]

It looks like those are milliseconds since the Unix epoch. Here's a quick converter I found.
posted by hobgadling at 1:52 PM on January 24, 2012

Excellent. Thanks.
posted by IanMorr at 2:03 PM on January 24, 2012

This is the underlying time format in JavaScript.
posted by hardcode at 1:27 AM on January 25, 2012

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