Hot water heater date code?!?

Okay, on my hot water heater it says 120427DC I'm assuming 'DC' stands for date code? Am I right? I'm not the sharpest of the lot so I really need to know the date code, what those numbers stand for if I am correct and it is in fact the date code because I need to know how old it is, pls don't... show more Okay, on my hot water heater it says 120427DC
I'm assuming 'DC' stands for date code? Am I right? I'm not the sharpest of the lot so I really need to know the date code, what those numbers stand for if I am correct and it is in fact the date code because I need to know how old it is, pls don't be rude if I sound really, really dumb I just have no idea.. I want a answer, not someone to make fun of me. Pls help :)
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