Astronomical Orbiting Observatory
Talon is a a fully automated open-source solution for automated telescope and observatory control. Talon controls all aspects of robotic astronomical observations, including telescope control, dome control, image processing, scheduled operations, and envi
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Emerald Observatory displays a wealth of astronomical information all on one screen, in a unique but understandable format. Information includes: - 12- and 24-hour ordinary clock time - Times of rise and set for the Sun, the Moon, and the 5 classical planets - Times of the beginning and ending...
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The Chandra X-ray Observatory is the worlds most sophisticatedX-ray telescope. Along with the Hubble Space Telescope and the Spitzer Space Telescope, Chandra is one of NASA's 'Great Observatories'. Chandras unique sensitivity and resolving power have made possible significant advances in many...
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Do you plot Earth-orbiting trajectories? Would you like to know how your orbit compares to the size of the Earth? If so, EARTH_SPHERE will help get you there.This function is a modification of the built-in MATLAB command SPHERE. Rather than producing a sphere with a radius of 1, the radius of the...
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The Ejs Orbiting Mass on a Table 3D model displays the frictionless dynamics of two masses that are attached via a string through a hole in a horizontal table. Mass m moves on the table in two dimensions while mass M hangs vertically and just moves up and down. The simulation allows displaying...
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The Ejs Two Orbiting Masses with Relative Motion model displays the dynamics of two masses orbiting each other subject to Newtonian gravity. The simulation displays the motion of the masses in the inertial reference frame and the relative motion as seen from one of the masses. The initial energy...
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The Ejs Orbiting Mass with Spring Force model displays the frictionless dynamics of a mass constrained to orbit on a table due to a spring. The simulation displays the motion of the mass as well as the effective potential energy. The initial velocity, k/m, and the proper or natural length of the...
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The Ejs Orbiting Mass with Constant Force model displays the dynamics of an orbiting mass due to a constant force (a linear potential energy function). The simulation displays the motion of the mass as well as the effective potential energy. The initial conditions can be changed by dragging the...
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Radio telescopes are used to examine some of the most active astronomical objects in the universe. Radio telescopes gather radio waves from radio galaxies, quasars, novas, supernovas, pulsars, planets, and emission nebulars. Arrays of telescopes act as an interferometer and can expand the...
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From exploding stars to black holes to clusters of galaxies, explore recent science highlights from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory. This app provides a selection of Chandras astronomical images to zoom into, share, and learn about. Drawing directly from our database of Chandra observations, the...
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Watch the amazing activity on the surface of the Sun on your Windows Phone while it really happens. The Sun Live gives you the always updated images and latest videos from the Solar Dynamics Observatory orbiting the Earth and monitoring the Sun 24/7 plus the SDO Pick of the Week. Hunt for...
Platforms: Windows Phone
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AIPS (Astronomical Information Processing System) handles the processing and display of data from radio interferometers. Data can be collected from any radio telescope array. Images can be exported in FITS format. Whats New in This Release: - Numerous major bugfixes and updates, some of...
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LcCCD14 is a hardware module for operating the OES LcCCD14 astronomical camera on Linux systems with kernel 2.0.X. At the time of writing only systems with kernel 2.0.x are supported (the authors machine has 2.0.36), so you shouldnt expect it to run with current 2.2.x kernels. But this will...
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AstroPlanner is a software application for Macintosh and Windows computers that facilitates astronomical visual observation planning and logging as well as control of Meade telescopes that use the LX200, LX200GPS or Autostar controllers, Celestron NexStar scopes, Astro-Physics GTO mounts, the...
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AstroSnap is a comprehensive application that will allow you to take and process astronomical pictures with a webcam. It can also replay captured bitmap sequences as a video, and do light post processing (aligning and stacking). AstroSnap can measure the P.E. (periodic error) of your mount...
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APLpy (the Astronomical Plotting Library in Python) is a Python module aimed at producing publication-quality plots of astronomical imaging data in FITS format. Visit http://aplpy.sourceforge.net/ for tutorials and documentation.
Platforms: Mac, Linux
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ATpy (Astronomical Tables in Python) is a Python module aimed at dealing with tables of astronomical data with a common API. To date, the following formats are supported: FITS, VO, and IPAC tables, and SQLite, MySQL, and PostgreSQL databases
Platforms: Mac, Linux
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INDI is an instrument neutral distributed interface control protocol that aims to provide backend driver support and automation for a wide range of Astronomical devices (telescopes, focusers, CCDs..etc). Features . Small, simple, and easy to parse . Support many classes of astronomical...
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This module stores generic meta-data about an astronomical catalogue.It takes a hash with an array refernce as an argument.The array should contain a list of Astro::Catalog::Item objects. Alternatively it takes a catalog format and either the name of a catalogue file or a reference to a scalar,...
Platforms: *nix, Perl, BSD
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PSRCHIVE is an Open Source C++ development library for the analysis of pulsar astronomical data. It implements an extensive range of algorithms for use in pulsar timing, scintillation studies, polarimetric calibration, single-pulse work, RFI mitigation, etc. These tools are utilized by a powerful...
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