TimeFromEpoch

class astropy.time.core.TimeFromEpoch(val1, val2, scale, precision, in_subfmt, out_subfmt, from_jd=False)[source] [edit on github]

Bases: astropy.time.core.TimeFormat

Base class for times that represent the interval from a particular epoch as a floating point multiple of a unit time interval (e.g. seconds or days).

Attributes Summary

vals

Methods Summary

set_jds(val1, val2) Initialize the internal jd1 and jd2 attributes given val1 and val2.

Attributes Documentation

vals[source]

Methods Documentation

set_jds(val1, val2)[source] [edit on github]

Initialize the internal jd1 and jd2 attributes given val1 and val2. For an TimeFromEpoch subclass like TimeUnix these will be floats giving the effective seconds since an epoch time (e.g. 1970-01-01 00:00:00).

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