JulianToDate

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Returns a numerical value corresponding to the EL Date equivalent of the specified Julian Date.

Julian Date indicates the number of days that have elapsed since January 1st, 1900.

EL Date is in the YYYMMdd format, where YYY is the number of years since 1900, MM is the month, and dd is the day of the month.

Usage

JulianToDate(JulianDate)

Where: JulianDate - a numerical expression specifying the Julian Date

Example

JulianToDate (39448) will return a value of 1080101, corresponding to the specified date of January
 1st, 2008 
 
JulianToDate (36252) will return a value of 990402, corresponding to the specified date of April
 2nd, 1999