The date.toDateString() method converts the given date object’s contents of the date portion into a string. The date object is created using the date() constructor.
Parameters: This method does not accept any parameter. It is just used with a Date object created using Date() constructor.
Return Values: It returns the converted string of Date() constructor contents of the date portion.
Note: The dateObj is a valid Date object created using the Date() constructor whose contents of the date portion are converted into a string.
Below are examples of Date toDateString() method.
Tue Oct 15 1996
Example 2: Here nothing as parameter is passed while creating the date object but still toDateString() method return the current day name, month name, date, and year.
Mon Apr 23 2018
Example 3: When some random list of values is passed then toDateString() method return the corresponding produced string. The format for Date() constructor is like Date(month, date, year, time). By following this format some values are given in the below program and the corresponding string is produced as output. Time format should be like (number:number: number). If time does not lie in this format, it gives the output as an Invalid date.
Mon Jan 01 2001 Sat Feb 03 2001 Wed Apr 05 2006 Invalid Date Wed Apr 05 2006 Sun Dec 05 2004
Example 4: Months, Date, hours, minutes, seconds, and milliseconds should be in their respective range of 0 to 11 for months, 1 to 31 for a date, 0 to 23 for hours, 0 to 59 for a minute, 0 to 59 second, 0 to 999 for milliseconds otherwise toDateString() method return Invalid Date. Here date is given as of 45 which is out of range of the date which is why the below code shows the output as null.
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