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Date Field to Numeric Value

Question asked by gardta on Aug 29, 2018
Latest reply on Aug 29, 2018 by bixb0012

This is probably super straightforward, but I seem to be finding mixed options. What is an efficient way to convert a date field (MM/DD/YYYY hh:mm:ss AM/PM) to a numeric value (serial, epoch...) in a new numeric field? I am looking to better visualize and understand time distributions for a spatial dataset. I am using ArcMap 10.5. 

 

Thanks in advance!

 

Tess

 

**edited date format from MM/DD/YYYY hh:mm:ss.s to MM/DD/YYYY hh:mm:ss AM/PM

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