Solidity provides the uint256 now or block.timestamp Special Variable.

How can I convert between this Solidity timestamp and year/month/day hour:minute:second?

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Warning - Self Promotion

There are a few libraries that provide the functionality to perform the conversions between the timestamp and year/month/day hour:minute:second including:

And now there is @bokkypoobah's Gas-Efficient Solidity DateTime Library. More information about it in this medium post.

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    Nice contribution, but should probably add self promoting... Commented Sep 2, 2018 at 11:57

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