Convert hours to sexagesimal hours, minutes, and seconds

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


string HoursToHMS(
	double Hours,
	string HrsDelim,
	string MinDelim,
	string SecDelim
Visual Basic
Function HoursToHMS ( _
	Hours As Double, _
	HrsDelim As String, _
	MinDelim As String, _
	SecDelim As String _
) As String
Visual C++
String^ HoursToHMS(
	double Hours, 
	String^ HrsDelim, 
	String^ MinDelim, 
	String^ SecDelim


Type: System..::..Double
The hours value to convert
Type: System..::..String
The delimiter string separating hours and minutes
Type: System..::..String
The delimiter string separating minutes and seconds
Type: System..::..String
The delimiter string to append to the seconds part

Return Value

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


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 "HoursToHMS(ByVal Hours As Double, ByVal HrsDelim As String, ByVal MinDelim As String, ByVal SecDelim As String, ByVal SecDecimalDigits As Integer)" with suitable parameters to achieve this effect.

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