Julian ( vDate )
Calculate Julian Date
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Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)
Converts any date into the Julian date for that year. In the sample, the Julian date tells me that 180 days have passed since Jan 1st 2012.
Jun 29, 2012
|How about just =
1000 * Year ( date ) + DayOfYear ( date )
P.S. "This system is sometimes incorrectly referred to as "Julian Date", whereas the astronomical Julian Date is a sequential count of the number of days since day 0 beginning 1 January 4713 BC Greenwich noon..."
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