Fractional Hours from datetime?

Austyn austyn at gmail.com
Mon Jan 11 05:04:18 CET 2010


How about:

import time
arizona_utc_offset = -7.00
h = (time.time() / 3600 + arizona_utc_offset) % 24

dt.timetuple()[6] is the day of the week; struct tm_time doesn't
include a sub-second field.

On Jan 10, 10:28 am, "W. eWatson" <wolftra... at invalid.com> wrote:
> Maybe there's a more elegant way to do this. I want to express the
> result of datetime.datetime.now() in fractional hours.
>
> Here's one way.
>
> dt=datetime.datetime.now()
> xtup = dt.timetuple()
> h = xtup[3]+xtup[4]/60.0+xtup[5]/3600.00+xtup[6]/10**6
> #  now is in fractions of an hour




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