EncodeTime

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Returns the fractional portion of a double-precision decimal DateTime value corresponding to the specified time.

The integer portion of the DateTime value indicates the number of days that have elapsed since January 1st, 1900, and the fractional portion of the DateTime value indicates the fraction of the day that has passed since midnight.

Usage

EncodeTime(HH, mm, ss, mmm)

Where:

HH - a numerical expression specifying the hours in 24-hour format.
mm - a numerical expression specifying the minutes.
ss - a numerical expression specifying the seconds.
mmm - a numerical expression specifying the milliseconds.

Notes

  • Use EncodeDate to return the integer portion of a double-precision decimal DateTime value corresponding to a specified date.

Example

EncodeTime(16, 29, 55, 500)

Will return a value of 0.6874479167, corresponding to the specified time of 16:29:55.500.