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Circle Clock

version (6.03 KB) by Joseph Kirk
displays clock time using circles


Updated 22 Jun 2017

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Displays the current clock time using 5 eccentric circles
o Red circle is fixed
o Blue circle moves with hours
o Green circle moves with minutes
o Purple circle moves with seconds
o Black cirlce moves with fractional seconds

Click on 'File' -> 'Exit' to close the figure window
Click on 'File' -> 'Latch Time' to clamp circles to integer seconds
Click on 'Display' -> 'Time' to view the clock time string
Click on 'Display' -> 'Hour Marks' to view hour tick marks

% Start the clock

Comments and Ratings (3)

li baozi

it's the one that i need。

The Author

Update: I reworked this clock to use nested functions and a timer. Now the user doesn't have to close the window to work on other things. I also added a menu that toggles the time display.

Behnood Gholami

The original circle clock is back in the file exchange. I had to remove it since it didn't let me to add the missing file.


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Modified description

Updated with fractional second circle and new menu options

Reworked to use nested functions and a timer function. Now user doesn't have to close the window to work on other things. Also added a time display toggle menu.

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2017a
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
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