jQuery event.timeStamp Property

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jQuery event.timeStamp Property

The jQuery event.timeStamp property returns the difference in milliseconds between the time the browser created the event and January 1, 1970.


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<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en-US"> <head> <script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.5.1/jquery.min.js"></script> </head> <body> <h1>jQuery event.timeStamp Property</h1> <p>Click on this paragraph</p> <div>Click on this div</div> <p>Time since last clicked : <strong>0</strong> ms</p> <script> $(document).ready(function(){ $("body").click(function(e){ $("strong").text(e.timeStamp); }); }); </script> </body> </html>



Return Value

millisecReturns the number of milliseconds since January 1, 1970, when the event is triggered.


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