Current date and time as date vector
c = clock
clock to return the current date and time.
format shortg c = clock
c = 2016 10 4 21 9 42.407
The sixth element of the date vector output (seconds) is accurate to several digits beyond the decimal point.
fix function to round to integer display format.
ans = 2016 10 4 21 9 42
To time the duration of an event, use the
clock function is based on the system time,
which can be adjusted periodically by the operating system, and thus
might not be reliable in time comparison operations.
To return a datetime scalar representing the current date and time, type:
t = datetime('now')