SolarDec: Solar declination

Description Usage Arguments Details Note References

Description

Calculate solar declination for daily and shorther periods.

Usage

1

Arguments

x

date or day of the year

Details

x:

must be provided as number (1-366) or as a common date-time object (e.g, POSIXct, POSIXlt or Date objects). All formats for which is.timepoint from the lubridate package returns TRUE can be used

Note

eq. 24 of reference

References

Allen, R. G., Pereira, L. S., Raes, D., & Smith, M. (1998). Crop evapotranspiration-Guidelines for computing crop water requirements-FAO Irrigation and drainage paper 56. FAO, Rome, 300(9).


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