troubleshooting Question

help with a regular expression

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anshumaFlag for United States of America asked on
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Hi,

I am passing the following argument
dateheader = "09/24/2009 15:16:32.099";
to the regular expression below

strsecond =  String.valueOf(dateheader.replaceAll(".+[\\ ]+([0-9]{1,2}):([0-9]*):([0-9]*):(.+)","$3"));

so that I can get the seconds in this case the answer should be 32. But I am getting the following output

09/24/2009 15:26:33.309

Could someone please fix the regular expression for me.

Also is there another cleaner way to handle dates. Like get the date part, year part , etc
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