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{{FULLDATE}} returns the full or short English date at current time (UTC time, as set on the Wikipedia server).


  • The type parameter is optional and can be any of:
    • dmy: display the current day of month, month name, and year
    • short: display the current month name and day of month
    • medium: display the current month name, day of month, and year (default)
    • long: display the current month name, day of month, year, and UTC time
    • rfc-2822: displays the time in rfc-2822 format
    • iso-8601: displays the time in iso-8601 format
    • wiki: displays the time in wiki format
  • The time parameter is optional, and can be used to get a date of other reference (like yesterday, today, tomorrow etc..) Do not use dates before 1970-01-02.


Code Result
{{FULLDATE}} July 19, 2018
{{FULLDATE|type=dmy}} 19 July 2018
{{FULLDATE|type=short}} July 19
{{FULLDATE|type=shortish}} Jul. 19, 2018
{{FULLDATE|type=medium}} July 19, 2018
{{FULLDATE|type=long}} July 19, 2018 00:07:16
{{FULLDATE|type=day}} Thursday, 19 July 2018
{{FULLDATE|type=longer}} Thursday, 19 July 2018 00:07:16 (UTC)
{{FULLDATE|type=rfc-2822}} Thu, 19 Jul 2018 00:07:16 +0000
{{FULLDATE|type=iso-8601}} 2018-07-19T00:07:16+00:00
{{FULLDATE|type=wiki}} 00:07:16, 19 July 2018 (UTC)
{{FULLDATE|type=date}} 2018-07-19
{{FULLDATE|type=date|time=yesterday}} 2018-07-18
{{FULLDATE|type=date|time=today}} 2018-07-19
{{FULLDATE|type=date|time=tomorrow}} 2018-07-20
{{FULLDATE|type=date|time=1970-01-02}} 1970-01-02
{{FULLDATE|type=date|time=1970-12-31}} 1970-12-31
{{FULLDATE|type=iso-8601|time=1970-01-01 00:00:01}} 1970-01-01T00:00:01+00:00

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