RSS 160 projects tagged "Astronomy"

No download Website Updated 12 Jun 2007 IridiumFlares

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IridiumFlares is an application that can predict the flares made by the constellation of the communication satellites known as Iridium. A flare is a very bright phenomenon that occurs when the light of the sun or the moon is reflected by one of the satellites' antennas.

Download Website Updated 30 Jan 2001 JDAY

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JDAY is a conversion tool between calendar dates and astronomical Julian dates.

Download Website Updated 27 Oct 2005 JFDraw

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Vit 3.99

JFDraw is a Java vector graphics drawing application and library package. It is focused on vector graph drawing field. It is useful for mechanical, electronic, architectural graph drawing applications, or even business process or workflow graphs.

Download Website Updated 27 Aug 2002 Java SETI Monitor

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Java SETI Monitor tracks the current progress of work units that are available on the local machine, or on the network through a share, or mount. The tool also provides individual user statistics, and generates alerts when the stats change.

Download Website Updated 14 Jan 2004 KAstrometry

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KAstrometry is an astrometry program for KDE. It is written in Python. It aims to be a good tool to make measurements of objects in space from images taken by CCD cameras. Such measurements might be used to find orbits of astroids or record the brightness of variable stars. One day, it should be able to record an object's position, detect stars, and find coordinates using star catalogs.

Download Website Updated 27 Jun 2004 KSetiSpy

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KSetiSpy is a KDE utility that monitors the progress of the SETI@home client, and displays all kinds of information about the work unit(s) being processed. It uses the same interface as SETI Spy, a popular Windows utility.

Download Website Updated 08 Apr 2003 KStars

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KStars is a graphical desktop planetarium for KDE. It provides an accurate simulation of the night sky, as seen from any location on Earth, on any date. The display includes 40,000 stars, 13,000 deep-sky objects, 2500 comets and asteroids, all 8 planets, and the Sun and Moon.

Download Website Updated 01 Apr 2005 Ksetiwatch

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Ksetiwatch is a monitoring tool for the SETI@home distributed computing project, which searches for signals of extraterrestrial life. It displays the state of the Seti@home client(s) running on your computer or in your local network, and logs/manages completed work units.

Download Website Updated 30 Jan 2001 LCDproc-Client for SETI@home

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This LCDproc client displays SETI@home status data on a serial display connected to LCDd. It can show current progress and estimated time left, or general data like work units processed and total time.

No download Website Updated 16 Jun 2004 Lin4Astro

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Lin4astro is a live-CD based on Morphix that was made especially for astronomers. It features the celestia, Skycharts, Stellarium, and Xephem planetarium tools as well as Audela and Qastrocam for Web cams.

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Profanity

A ncurses-based Jabber client.

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Fast Light File Manager

A small graphical X11 file manager.