How To: Extract Exact Upload Time And Thumbnails From YouTube Videos

It is possible to extract hidden information from YouTube video. This can be a relatively cumbersome process that can be simplified through our YouTube Data Viewer.

Step 1:  Go to the YouTube Data Viewer

Step 2: Enter the URL of your video and hit enter

Step 3: Extract exact upload time
Note:  The upload time is displayed in UTC (Coordinated Universal Time), which can be converted into local time by using a simple time zone converter


 Step 4: Review thumbnails
Note: Thumbnails can be used to search for previous/other versions of the same video