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How does Chart Calculator calculate the angle

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[2014-04-04 03:59:53]
BruceWilson - Posts: 10
Are you able to explain please how the chart calculator tool calculates the angle?

I have used the following anchors:

A1: 2014-02-27 20:00:00 - 138.794
A2: 2014-03-08 00:00:00 - 143.793

A price difference of 4.999 and time difference of 8 days and 4 hours

Yet if I plug those figures into a trigonometry calculator such as http://www.carbidedepot.com/formulas-trigright.asp the resulting angle is quite different.

Is the price and time figure somehow standardised e.g. to pips and minutes (or some other time factor - hours/days?)

Thank you in advance for your explanation.


Best wishes


Bruce
[2014-04-07 02:20:21]
Sierra Chart Engineering - Posts: 103558
Refer to the documentation for this here:
https://www.sierrachart.com/index.php?l=doc/doc_Tools.html#Angle
Sierra Chart Support - Engineering Level

Your definitive source for support. Other responses are from users. Try to keep your questions brief and to the point. Be aware of support policy:
https://www.sierrachart.com/index.php?l=PostingInformation.php#GeneralInformation

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