sun_set.c

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/* $Id$ */

/*
    Return the approximate time of sun set.
*/

#include <time.h>

time_t
sun_set(const time_t * timer)
{
    long            n;
    time_t          t;

    /* sunset is 1/2 'day' after solar noon */
    t = solar_noon(timer);
    n = daylight_seconds(timer) / 2L;
    t += n;

    return t;

}