Convert degrees to sexagesimal degrees, minutes and seconds

Namespace: ASCOM.Utilities.Interfaces
Assembly: ASCOM.Utilities (in ASCOM.Utilities.dll) Version: 6.0.0.0 (6.1.1.2619)

Syntax

C#
string DegreesToDMS(
	double Degrees,
	string DegDelim,
	string MinDelim,
	string SecDelim
)
Visual Basic
Function DegreesToDMS ( _
	Degrees As Double, _
	DegDelim As String, _
	MinDelim As String, _
	SecDelim As String _
) As String
Visual C++
String^ DegreesToDMS(
	double Degrees, 
	String^ DegDelim, 
	String^ MinDelim, 
	String^ SecDelim
)

Parameters

Degrees
Type: System..::..Double
The degrees value to convert
DegDelim
Type: System..::..String
The delimiter string separating degrees and minutes
MinDelim
Type: System..::..String
The delimiter string to append to the minutes part
SecDelim
Type: System..::..String
The delimiter string to append to the seconds part

Return Value

Sexagesimal representation of degrees input value, degrees, minutes, and seconds

Remarks

If you need a leading plus sign, you must prepend it yourself. The delimiters are not restricted to single characters.

This overload is not available through COM, please use "DegreesToDMS(ByVal Degrees As Double, ByVal DegDelim As String, ByVal MinDelim As String, ByVal SecDelim As String)" with suitable parameters to achieve this effect.

See Also