162 projects tagged "Astronomy"

Download Website Updated 30 Jan 2001 OrbitViewer

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OrbitViewer is an interactive applet that displays the orbit of small bodies (comets or asteroids) in the solar system in 3D. The orbit may be played forwards or backwards like a movie.

Download Website Updated 01 Jan 2005 pscal

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pscal is a simple shell script that creates PostScript calendars. It's not the most advanced calendar creator available, but for quick, nice looking calendars, it's very handy to have sitting in your bin directory. Features include: font selection, user-defined holidays, phase of moon, and days past/remaining in the year.

Download Website Updated 30 Jan 2001 SETI@home plugin for GKrellM

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This is a SETI@home monitor plugin for GKrellM. It supports new SETI@home clients.

Download Website Updated 04 Feb 2002 SetiContainer

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SetiContainer is a C++ class that allows convenient access to all the information in the state files of a SETI@home client. It periodically examines these files and updates its own data members accordingly. Other programs can use this class to extract information about the progress of the client, the found signals, or the work unit being processed. Additional functions offer more advanced info (like the amount of TeraFlops in a work unit, estimated time of completion, etc.). The SetiContainer class is based on the Qt toolkit, and extensively uses Qt's Signal/Slot technique.

Download Website Updated 25 Mar 2002 setimgr

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setimgr is a fairly basic SETI@home management program. It deals with cacheing work units for dial-up connections and running multiple instances on multi-CPU machines.

Download Website Updated 06 Dec 2002 GNU SpaceChart

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GNU SpaceChart is a GNOME application that shows the stars in space in 3D. It allows the user to rotate them, select which stars are shown, and draw lines between stars that are closer than a given distance.

Download Website Updated 21 Jan 2002 x10ephem

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x10ephem computes sunrise and sunset times. It consists of a library and an assortment of utilities. The most useful utility is x10events, which parses crontab files and updates the time fields to track sun events. Combined with an X10 interface like HEYU or X10, this allows the scheduling of lighting events to follow the changing seasons and daylight savings time automatically. This application does not depend on X10; it can be used for any crontab entry you like.

Download Website Updated 07 Jan 2007 XEphem

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XEphem is a complete astronomy program.

Download Website Updated 14 Feb 2000 xgrc

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GreatCircle (xgrc) plots the shortest path between two locations onto a mercator projection map. The coordinates are given by clicking the map with mouse.

Download Website Updated 13 May 2009 Xplanet

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Xplanet was inspired by Xearth, which renders an image of the earth into the X root window. All of the major planets and most satellites can be drawn, similar to JPL's Solar System Simulator. A number of different map projections are also supported, including azimuthal, Mercator, Mollweide, orthographic, and rectangular.

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