Desktop planetarium for KDE
KStars is a graphical desktop planetarium. It plots the positions of stars, constellations, star clusters, nebulae, galaxies and planets in the night sky for any date, from any location on Earth. The display can be panned and zoomed, and it can even identify and track objects as they move across the sky. KStars is highly configurable, you can control what objects are displayed, and with what colors. Images of any part of the sky can be downloaded from online databases. Our plan is to make KStars an interactive tool for learning about astronomy and the night sky.
14 December 2001
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=22914|
|Support||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/kstars-users|
|Help||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/kstars-announce|
|Developer||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/kstars-devel|
|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id-22914&atid=376945|
|Required to build||libqt2-devel|
|Required to build||XFree86-devel|
|Required to build||kdelibs-devel|
|Required to use||KDE|
|Required to build||zlib-devel|
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