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Abstract
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Abstract


   CSPICE_B1950 returns the double precision value of the Julian Date
   corresponding to Besselian Date 1950.0: 2433282.42345905.

   For important details concerning this module's function, please refer to
   the CSPICE routine b1950_c.

I/O


   Given:

      No input required.

   the call:

      bess1950_jd = cspice_b1950()

   returns:

     A double precision scalar, 2433282.42345905, the Julian 
     Date corresponding to Besselian Date 1950.0 as reported 
     by Lieske.

Examples


   Any numerical results shown for this example may differ between
   platforms as the results depend on the SPICE kernels used as
   input and the machine specific arithmetic implementation.

      print, format='(F24.8)', cspice_b1950()

   IDL outputs:   2433282.42345905

Particulars


   None.

Required Reading


   ICY.REQ
   TIME.REQ

Version


   -Icy Version 1.1.0, 06-SEP-2005, EDW (JPL)

       Update to header reflecting edits made to b1950_c.c.
       That call now returns 2433282.42345905, instead of
       2433282.4234 (the previous return value).

   -Icy Version 1.0.0, 16-JUN-2003, EDW (JPL)


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   besselian date 1950.0




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