Computes the Greenwich apparent sidereal time, at Julian date 'jd_high' + 'jd_low'.

Namespace: ASCOM.Astrometry.NOVAS
Assembly: ASCOM.Astrometry (in ASCOM.Astrometry.dll) Version: 6.0.0.0 (6.1.1.2619)

Syntax

C#
public static void SiderealTime(
	double jd_high,
	double jd_low,
	double ee,
	ref double gst
)
Visual Basic
Public Shared Sub SiderealTime ( _
	jd_high As Double, _
	jd_low As Double, _
	ee As Double, _
	ByRef gst As Double _
)
Visual C++
public:
static void SiderealTime(
	double jd_high, 
	double jd_low, 
	double ee, 
	double% gst
)

Parameters

jd_high
Type: System..::..Double
Julian date, integral part.
jd_low
Type: System..::..Double
Julian date, fractional part.
ee
Type: System..::..Double
Equation of the equinoxes (seconds of time). [Note: this quantity is computed by function 'earthtilt'.]
gst
Type: System..::..Double%
Greenwich apparent sidereal time, in hours.

Remarks