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IObservingConditionsWindDirection Property
Wind direction at the observatory

Namespace: ASCOM.DeviceInterface
Assembly: ASCOM.DeviceInterfaces (in ASCOM.DeviceInterfaces.dll) Version: (
double WindDirection { get; }

Property Value

Type: Double
Wind direction (degrees, 0..360.0)
PropertyNotImplementedExceptionIf this property is not available.
NotConnectedExceptionIf the device is not connected and this information is only available when connected.

Optional property, can throw a PropertyNotImplementedException

The returned value must be between 0.0 and 360.0, interpreted according to the metereological standard, where a special value of 0.0 is returned when the wind speed is 0.0. Wind direction is measured clockwise from north, through east, where East=90.0, South=180.0, West=270.0 and North=360.0.
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