Name

astronomical sun event, astronomicalsunevent, kPMElementAstronomicalSunEvent — Astronomical Sun event.

Synopsis

astronomical sun event : string, choice, default

Description

Astronomical Sun event.

astronomical sun event is a string. If astronomical sun event is omitted, the default sunrise is used. astronomical sun event must be one of the following ten constants:

  • night end, kPMElementAstronomicalSunEvent_NightEnd. Night ends; -18.0:set.
  • nautical dawn, kPMElementAstronomicalSunEvent_NauticalDawn. Nautical dawn begins; -12.0:rise
  • dawn, kPMElementAstronomicalSunEvent_Dawn. Civil dawn begins; -6.0:rise
  • sunrise, kPMElementAstronomicalSunEvent_Sunrise. Sunrise; -0.833:rise
  • sunrise limit, kPMElementAstronomicalSunEvent_SunriseLimit. Sunrise ends; -0.3:rise
  • sunset limit, kPMElementAstronomicalSunEvent_SunsetLimit. Sunset begins; -0.3:set
  • sunset, kPMElementAstronomicalSunEvent_Sunset. Sunset; -0.833:set
  • dusk, kPMElementAstronomicalSunEvent_Dusk. Civil dusk begins; -6.0:set
  • nautical dusk, kPMElementAstronomicalSunEvent_NauticalDusk. Nautical dusk begins; -12.0:set
  • night begin, kPMElementAstronomicalSunEvent_NightBegin. Night begins; -18.0:rise.