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How would you modify a Julian Date function (C#) so that it works for leap years?

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I am working with Visual Studio 2010 and C#.

How would you modify the following Julian Date function so that it works for leap years?

public static String ConvertToJulianyyyyddd(DateTime Date)
{
    DateTime startofyear = new DateTime(Date.Year, 1, 1);
    TimeSpan dif = Date - startofyear;
    return String.Format("{0}{1:D3}", Date.Year, dif.Days);
}
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