SECOND

Archived content. No warranty is made as to technical accuracy. Content may contain URLs that were valid when originally published, but now link to sites or pages that no longer exist.

Returns the seconds of a time value. The second is given as an integer in the range 0 (zero) to 59.

Syntax

SECOND ( serial_number )

Serial_number is the time that contains the seconds you want to find. Times may be entered as text strings within quotation marks (for example, "6:45 PM"), as decimal numbers (for example, 0.78125, which represents 6:45 PM), or as results of other formulas or functions (for example, TIMEVALUE("6:45 PM")).

Remark

Time values are a portion of a date value and represented by a decimal number (for example, 12:00 PM is represented as 0.5 because it is half of a day).

Example

Formula

Description

=SECOND("4:48:18 PM")

Seconds in the time (18)

=SECOND("4:48 PM")

Seconds in the time (0)

Show: