get_sun_orientation

sunpy.coordinates.ephemeris.get_sun_orientation(location, time='now') [edit on github]

Deprecated since version 1.0: The get_sun_orientation function is deprecated and may be removed in a future version. Use sunpy.coordinates.sun.orientation instead.

Return the orientation angle for the Sun from a specified Earth location and time. The orientation angle is the angle between local zenith and solar north, measured eastward from local zenith.

Parameters
Returns

out (Angle) – The orientation of the Sun