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Re: Astro::Sunrise error

by thunders (Priest)
on Jun 17, 2009 at 04:25 UTC ( #772221=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Astro::Sunrise error

It seems to be an error in the Module's recently added iterator feature, it's definitely worth filing a bug. I found that if I leave off the last argument to sunrise, I get an answer for that date.

($sunrise, $sunset)=sunrise($y,$m,$d,$long,$lati,$Zone,$DST,$ALT); 07:51 19:52
That seems to be about three minutes off for both sunrise and sunset from what I get at this page:

Assuming that site is correct, it may still be close enough for your purposes.

Update: corrected some numbers above.

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