Printable finder charts for Nausikaa
|Date span||Date of |
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|Jun 2011 – Nov 2011||2 Sep||PNGPDF-RGBPDF-CMYKSVG||PNGPDF-RGBPDF-CMYKSVG|
|Sep 2015 – Feb 2016||20 Nov||PNGPDF-RGBPDF-CMYKSVG||PNGPDF-RGBPDF-CMYKSVG|
|May 2022 – Oct 2022||23 Jul||PNGPDF-RGBPDF-CMYKSVG||PNGPDF-RGBPDF-CMYKSVG|
|Jul 2026 – Dec 2026||30 Sep||PNGPDF-RGBPDF-CMYKSVG||PNGPDF-RGBPDF-CMYKSVG|
|Sep 2030 – Feb 2031||11 Dec||PNGPDF-RGBPDF-CMYKSVG||PNGPDF-RGBPDF-CMYKSVG|
|May 2037 – Oct 2037||13 Aug||PNGPDF-RGBPDF-CMYKSVG||PNGPDF-RGBPDF-CMYKSVG|
The charts above are were generated using StarCharter, a command-line tool for producing vector-graphics charts of the night sky, written by the author and freely available for download.
The paths of the planets are taken from the DE405 planetary ephemeris computed by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). Planetary positions were extracted from the DE405 files using EphemerisCompute, which was also written by the author, and is also freely available for download.
Asteroid positions are computed from orbital elements made available by Ted Bowell at the Lowell Observatory. Comet positions are computed from orbital elements published by the Minor Planet Center (MPC).