Convert degrees to sexagesimal hours and minutes with default delimiters HH:MM

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


string DegreesToHM(
	double Degrees
Visual Basic
Function DegreesToHM ( _
	Degrees As Double _
) As String
Visual C++
String^ DegreesToHM(
	double Degrees


Type: System..::..Double
The degrees value to convert

Return Value

Sexagesimal representation of degrees input value as hours and minutes


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 "DegreesToHM(ByVal Degrees As Double, ByVal HrsDelim As String, ByVal MinDelim As String, ByVal MinDecimalDigits As Integer)" with suitable parameters to achieve this effect.

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