Astronomical Charts Custom Finder Charts

Custom finder charts for solar system bodies

by Dominic Ford
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Start Date Object Type
Duration Add Object
Currently displaying objects
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charts
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Display Constellations Grid lines Navigation3D view
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Stars
Messier
NGC
Planets
Boundaries
Stick figures
Names
RA/Dec grid
Ecliptic
Galactic plane
Show scalebar
Zenith up
North up
Free rotation
Alt/Az grid
Show Daylight
Show Horizon

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Depth scale
Use the time control to show where the horizon will be on any particular day of the year:
Date Time Current mouse position

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Az: Alt: RA: Dec:

The chart above is based on the DE405 ephemeris computed by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). Asteroid positions are computed from orbital elements made available by Ted Bowell at the Lowell Observatory.

Star positions and magnitudes were taken from the Tycho catalogue.