RSS 160 projects tagged "Astronomy"

Download Website Updated 17 May 2006 OSXmoontool

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OSXmoontool displays information about the moon, like moon phase and the Earth-to-moon distance.

No download Website Updated 24 Sep 2005 Open Source Astronomy

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Open Source Astronomy is a comprehensive collection of astronomy software packages built for Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows. Each collection comprises approximately 5GB of software. An installation assistant is included along with a browsable documentation library covering all included packages.

Download Website Updated 11 Nov 2005 Optical Ray Tracer

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OpticalRayTracer analyzes systems of lenses. It uses optical principles and a virtual optical bench to predict the behavior of many kinds of ordinary and exotic lens types. It includes an easy-to-use interface that allows the user to rearrange the optical configuration by simply dragging lenses around using the mouse. It fully analyzes lens optical properties, including refraction and dispersion. The dispersion display uses color-coded light beams to simplify interpretation of the results.

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 12 Jul 2008 Oroboros

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Oroboros is an astrology application. It is based on the Swiss Ephemeris (pyswisseph) for planetary calculations, the Olson timezone database (pytz) for date and time resolution, and the Qt4 toolkit (PyQt4) for the graphical user interface.

Download Website Updated 24 Oct 2008 PAPFIP

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PAPFIP (Python And PGPLOT-based FITS Image Plotter) is a FITS image plotter based on the Python bindings to the pgplot graphics library. It is intended as a non-interactive (command line or script-driven) astronomical image plotter intended for the automated or repeated production of finalized publication-quality Postscipt files, rather than a method of inspecting or visualizing the data.

Download Website Updated 19 Jul 2003 PHP SETI@home web monitor

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The PHP SETI@home web monitor is a very simple PHP script to monitor a single SETI@Home program running on a workstation or server via the local Web server. It displays general information of the user, the current work unit and the processing statistics. It also displays a skymap to show the source of the current data.

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.

No download Website Updated 15 Aug 2001 Planet Finder

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Planet Finder is an applet that shows a map of the whole sky, indicating the positions of the sun, moon, stars, and planets. You can choose any date and time, and any location on the earth from which to view the sky.

Download Website Updated 20 Jun 2007 Planets

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Planets is a fun, interactive program for many-body gravity simulations. The emphasis is on play: it's easy to add in planets, zoom in and out, change the physical constants, save and load configurations, etc. It's designed to be easy enough for a kid to enjoy, but that hardly precludes adults.

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