var currentDate = new Date();
This code creates a new Date object and assigns it to the currentDate variable.
– The date() function returns the current date as a string.
– The date() function can also take an optional time argument, which will return the date as a number representing the number of milliseconds since midnight on January 1, 1970.
– The Date object also has several methods for getting more detailed information about the date, such as getFullYear(), getMonth(), and getDate().