RSS 14 projects tagged "Astronomy"

Download Website Updated 20 Mar 2009 libitl

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libitl is a library that allows applications to convert between Hijri and Gregorian dates and to compute Muslim prayer times and Qibla direction based on multiple methods of calculation. It is part of the Islamic Tools and Libraries project (ITL).

No download Website Updated 18 Apr 2009 RTS2

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RTS2 is project to create an environment for control of a fully autonomous observatory. It is known to run about a dozen fully autonomous observatories. Its modular design allow easily addition of new devices (to the already huge supported HW list).

Download Website Updated 29 Mar 2012 IRAF

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IRAF is the Image Reduction and Analysis Facility, a general purpose software system for the reduction and analysis of scientific data. IRAF includes a selection of programs for general image processing and graphics applications, plus a large number of programs for the reduction and analysis of optical astronomy data within the NOAO package. External or layered packages are also available for the analysis of HST, XRAY, and EUV data. IRAF provides a programming environment which includes the Command Language script facility, the IMFORT Fortran programming interface, and the SPP/VOS programming environment in which the portable IRAF system is written.

Download Website Updated 03 May 2009 SolarBeam

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SolarBeam is a desktop application for drawing solar diagrams. You supply the geographical position, and it draws a diagram showing the Sun's trajectory over your location at various times of the year. It also shows the times of sunrise and sunset.

Download No website Updated 05 Apr 2013 Qastrocam-g2

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Qastrocam-g2 is a fork of the Qastrocam project, Webcam capture software for astronomy. This fork adds support for RGB24 (luminance only) and YUYV. It has better generic V4L support (lx mode and resizing). Settings backup has been added. There is better parallel and serial lx mode support. There are a number of other changes and additions.

Download No website Updated 05 Apr 2013 AstroAviBrowser

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AstroAviBrowser is a small tool for astronomy imaging capture/processing. It allows you to open a video file, select the good frames, and save the new sequence in a new avi file using raw or lossless codecs. You may also de-bayer your frames and separate RGB plans. It's a kind of "AviRaw" for Linux.

Download Website Updated 09 Jul 2010 I

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I is a programming language that was designed to be efficient to write and run. The system incorporates many major libraries, allowing the creation of major projects such as Aciqra. It is an interpreted language and supports CGI scripting through the use of the CGI for Aciv/I extension.

Download No website Updated 28 Feb 2010 AstroEasyCap

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AstroEasyCap is an optimized Linux easycap DC60 driver for astronomical purposes. It comes from the easycapdc60 driver written by rmt1947. It features integration control using a TTL output, bypass frame processing, gray-scale optimized mode, and more.

Download Website Updated 02 Aug 2013 Aciqra

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Aciqra is a night sky simulator to show the sky and celestial objects. It uses the highly precise Aloac program to calculate highly accurate positions for planets, stars, comets, and everything else in the sky for thousands of years into the future. It can load a variety of catalogs and even custom ones with a bit of extension.

Download No website Updated 11 Aug 2013 ChiantiPy

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ChiantiPy is a Python interface to the CHIANTI atomic database for astrophysical spectroscopy. The CHIANTI atomic database for astrophysical spectroscopy provides the information necessary to calculate the emission spectrum from hot plasmas. ChiantiPy provides several top-level classes to access the database and calculate continuum and emission line intensities.

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