RSS 4 projects tagged "Astronomy"

Download Website Updated 21 Aug 2013 AstroStack

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AstroStack is an easy-to-use astronomical imaging and processing tool geared towards the use of inexpensive webcam CCDs. It provides a very tunable environment to produce the best quality images. It supports the following features: tunable webcam sampling; image stacking (averaging, additive etc.); pre and post-capture gamma (brightness) and contrast correction; dark-shot CCD calibration (subtractive); and an internal 16-bit grey-scale format for optimal resolution.

No download Website Updated 21 Jan 2009 MpcReader

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MpcReader retrieves comet and asteroid orbital data in MPC format from the Web and store it on your computer in different formats. The data is fetched from the MPC. The main job of MpcReader is to convert plain MPC data to the format needed for KStars.

Download Website Updated 21 Dec 2003 PP3

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PP3 creates celestial charts. It generates resolution-independent maps of very high graphical quality. They can be used, for example, as illustrations in books or on Web pages. It is possible to change many parameters, and arbitrary text can be placed on the maps. The output formats are EPS or PDF.

Download Website Updated 24 Jul 2001 Remote Seti

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Remote Seti's purpose is to build a client-server application that will send summaries from Seti@Home clients distributed all across a network to a central host, allowing a monitoring program to show results and statistics for multiple computers.

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INDI

A control protocol for various astronomical instruments (telescopes, CCDs, etc).

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TXR

A data munging language.