Convert degrees to sexagesimal degrees, minutes and seconds with with default minute and second delimiters MM' SS"

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


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


Type: System..::..Double
The degrees value to convert
Type: System..::..String
The delimiter string separating degrees and minutes

Return Value

Sexagesimal representation of degrees input value, degrees, 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 "DegreesToDMS(ByVal Degrees As Double, ByVal DegDelim As String, ByVal MinDelim As String, ByVal SecDelim As String)" with suitable parameters to achieve this effect.

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