Duration in days
D = days(X)
D = days( returns
an array of days equivalent to the values in
X is a numeric array, then
duration array in units of fixed-length days.
A fixed-length day is equal to 24 hours.
X is a
D is a
double array with
each element equal to the number of fixed-length (24-hour) days in
the corresponding element of
days function converts between
To display a duration in units of days, set its
X = magic(2); D = days(X)
D = 2x2 duration array 1 day 3 days 4 days 2 days
Add each number of fixed-length days to the current date and time.
t = datetime('now') + D
t = 2x2 datetime array 17-Mar-2018 16:55:58 19-Mar-2018 16:55:58 20-Mar-2018 16:55:58 18-Mar-2018 16:55:58
X = hours(23:20:95) + minutes(45)
X = 1x4 duration array 23.75 hr 43.75 hr 63.75 hr 83.75 hr
Convert each duration in
X to a number of days.
D = days(X)
D = 1×4 0.9896 1.8229 2.6562 3.4896
X— Input array
Input array, specified as a numeric array, duration array, or logical array.
days creates fixed-length (24 hour)
days. To create days that account for Daylight Saving Time shifts
when used in calendar calculations, use the
This function fully supports tall arrays. For more information, see Tall Arrays.