Predict side of pier for German equatorial mounts

Namespace: ASCOM.DeviceInterface
Assembly: ASCOM.DeviceInterfaces (in ASCOM.DeviceInterfaces.dll) Version: 6.0.0.0 (6.1.1.2619)

Syntax

C#
PierSide DestinationSideOfPier(
	double RightAscension,
	double Declination
)
Visual Basic
Function DestinationSideOfPier ( _
	RightAscension As Double, _
	Declination As Double _
) As PierSide
Visual C++
PierSide DestinationSideOfPier(
	double RightAscension, 
	double Declination
)

Parameters

RightAscension
Type: System..::..Double
The destination right ascension (hours).
Declination
Type: System..::..Double
The destination declination (degrees, positive North).

Return Value

The side of the pier on which the telescope would be on if a slew to the given equatorial coordinates is performed at the current instant of time.

Remarks

This is only available for telescope InterfaceVersions 2 and 3

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
MethodNotImplementedExceptionIf the method is not implemented
InvalidValueExceptionIf an invalid RightAscension or Declination is specified.

See Also