Time - Date as a numeric

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A date can be represented as a numeric. For instance:

  • julian: the number of days since noon in Greenwich on November 24, 4714 B.C. according to the proleptic Gregorian calendar.
  • Unix Time, the number of seconds since 1970-01-01 00:00:00 UTC.
  • a millisecond value that is an offset from the Epoch, January 1, 1970 00:00:00.000 GMT (Gregorian).
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