Time lengths for humans

length–Time lengths for humans

31560000y, year, years
2629740mo, month, months
86400d, day, days
3600h, hour, hours
60m, minute, minutes
1s, sec, second, seconds
0.001ms, millisecond, milliseconds
0.000001us, microsecond, microseconds

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  • number — This may either be a string, or a number. If it's a string with no type, it's assumed to be in the to format.
  • Optional to — The format to interval to return, defaults to 'ms'.
length('0.5s') === 500;
length('1h', 's') === 3600;
length(10, 's') === 10;
length('2 days', 'h') === 48;