RandomDateTime

Random generator for Date time values.

Description

The RandomDateTime class allows you to generate random dates.

Important points:

  • Month must be in 1..12 format.

Static methods

nextDate

Generates a random Date in the range [‘minYear’, ‘maxYear’]. This method generate dates without time (or time set to 00:00:00)

public static nextDate(min: Date, max: Date = null): Date

  • min: Date - (optional) minimum range value
  • max: Date - max range value
  • returns: Date - a random Date value.

nextDateTime

Generates a random Date and time in the range [‘minYear’, ‘maxYear’]. This method generate dates without time (or time set to 00:00:00)

public static nextDateTime(min: Date, max: Date = null): Date

  • min: Date - (optional) minimum range value
  • max: Date - max range value
  • returns: Date - a random Date and time value.

updateDateTime

Updates (drifts) a Date value within specified range defined

public static updateDateTime(value: Date, range: number = null): Date

  • value: Date - a Date value to drift.
  • range: number - (optional) a range in milliseconds. Default: 10 days
  • returns: Date - an updated DateTime

Examples

let value1 = RandomDateTime.nextDate(new Date(2010,0,1));    // Possible result: 2008-01-03
let value2 = RandomDateTime.nextDateTime(new Date(2017,0.1));// Possible result: 2007-03-11 11:20:32
let value3 = RandomDateTime.updateDateTime(new Date(2010,1,2));// Possible result: 2010-02-05 11:33:23