JavaScript to parse and show current time stamp of an HTML audio player.

Following is the code to to parse and show current time stamp of an HTML audio player −


 Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
<meta charset="UTF-8" />
<meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" />
   body {
      font-family: "Segoe UI", Tahoma, Geneva, Verdana, sans-serif;
   .result {
      font-size: 20px;
      font-weight: 500;
<h1>Show Current time stamp of an HTML audio player</h1>
class="audio" src="C:\Users\titan\Downloads\sample.mp3" controls></audio>
<div style="color: green;" class="result"></div>
<button class="Btn">CLICK HERE</button>
<h3>Click on the above button to get the audio timestamp</h3>
   let resEle = document.querySelector(".result");
   let BtnEle = document.querySelector(".Btn");
   let audioEle = document.querySelector(".audio");
   BtnEle.addEventListener("click", () => {
      resEle.innerHTML = "Minutes = " + Math.floor(audioEle.currentTime / 60) + "";
      resEle.innerHTML += "Seconds = " + Math.floor(audioEle.currentTime % 60) + "";


The above code will produce the following output −

On playing the audio and clicking on ‘CLICK HERE’ after some time −