Algorithm to convert Degrees Decimal Minutes to UTM

Can someone send me the Algorithm to convert Degrees Decimal Minutes to UTM? I would rather it in Perl, but any language will do.  Thanks for any help,

guidway
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ozoConnect With a Mentor Commented:
$zone = int(($longitude+180)/6)+1;
my $l = $longitude -$zone*6 +183;
$easting = cos($latitude*3.1415926535/180)*$l*10000/90+500;
$northing = 10000*$latitude/90;
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hesCommented:
See if any of this helps

http://www.gpsy.com/gpsinfo/geotoutm/
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ahoffmannCommented:
listening ..
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guidwayAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the help!  That is what I've been looking for.
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