Reduced Julian Day (RJD)

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Equation / Last modified by MichaelBartmess on 2015/10/23 01:12
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Reduced Julian Day (RJD)
Variable Instructions Datatype
Month Enter the month of the date to be converted Text
Day Enter the day of the date to be converted Integer
Year Enter the year of the date to be converted Integer
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This equation gives you the Reduced Julian Day (RJD) when you input a Gregorian (standard modern calendar date).

The RJD's starting point epoch is noon on November 16, 1858.

Example

If you input January 1, 2000, this equation will return the Reduced Julian Day:  51545.0

If you input November 16, 1858, this equation will return the Reduced Julian Day: 0.0

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