converting current time to seconds vb.net

Hello is there an easy way to convert the current time to seconds in vb.net?  For example if the time was 2:30 pm the seconds would be 52200, i can do this easly with a few calculations using military time in vb.net, I was just wondering if there is a simple function i can use?
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FocusynCommented:
Yep - this is simple -

Dim intTotalSeconds as Integer
intTotalSeconds = DateTime.Now.TimeOfDay.TotalSeconds

That's it!

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