PHP convert date from/to formats "24 Sep 2013" to "2013-09-24"

Hi, what is the best way to convert a date from "24 Sep 2013" to "2013-09-24" and also from "2013-01-22" to "22 Jan 2013" using PHP?
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Cornelia YoderArtistCommented:
strtotime()  
http://us2.php.net/manual/en/function.strtotime.php

will create a unix timestamp from just about any date format.

and  date()
http://us2.php.net/manual/en/function.date.php

will turn a unix timestamp into any date format you want.
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Cornelia YoderArtistCommented:
$unixtimestamp = strtotime("24 Sep 2013");
$formatteddate = date("Y-m-d",$unixtimestamp);
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Cornelia YoderArtistCommented:
$unixtimestamp = strtotime( "2013-01-22");
$formatteddate = date("j M Y",$unixtimestamp);


For this one, you could also use date_create_from_format()
http://us2.php.net/manual/en/datetime.createfromformat.php

$formatteddate = date_create_from_format('j M Y', '2013-01-22');
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sabecsAuthor Commented:
Thanks yodercm, that is perfect, very much appreciated...
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Cornelia YoderArtistCommented:
Glad to help :)
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