PHP | easter_date() Function

PHP easter_date() Function


Hello folks! welcome back to a new edition of our tutorial on PHP. In this tutorial guide, we are going to be studying about the PHP easter_date() Function.

The PHP easter_date() function returns the Unix timestamp corresponding to midnight on Easter of the given year.

Syntax

Following below is the syntax to use this function -

easter_date ( [$year] );


Parameter Details

Sr.NoParameter & Description
1

year(Optional)

The year as a number between 1970 an 2037


Return Value

This built-in PHP function returns the Unix timestamp corresponding to midnight on Easter of the given year.

Example

Try out the below example -

<?php
   echo date("M-d-Y", easter_date(2020));
   echo "<br />"; 
?> 

Output

When the above code is executed, it will produce the following result -

Apr-12-2020


Alright guys! This is where we are going to be rounding up for this tutorial post. In our next tutorial, we are going to be discussing about the PHP easter_days() Function.

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