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Stellarium 0.12.0 – final

Discussion in 'Windows Applications (Freeware only)' started by richardrr, Feb 1, 2013.

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    richardrr Forum Expert Established

    Stellarium is a free open source planetarium for your computer. Stellarium renders 3D photo-realistic skies in real time with OpenGL. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you see with the *phcorner* eye, binoculars or a telescope. Stellarium displays stars, constellations, planets, nebulas and others things like ground, landscape, atmosphere, etc. There is an ability to add new solar system objects from online resources. You can add your own deep sky objects, landscapes, constellation images, scripts. The plugin system adds artifical satellites, ocular simulation, telescope configuration and more. It is being used in planetarium projectors. Just set your coordinates and go.
    Stellarium is available for Linux/Unix, Windows and Mac OS X.
    • default catalogue of over 600,000 stars
    • extra catalogues with more than 210 million stars
    • asterisms and illustrations of the constellations
    • constellations for eleven different cultures
    • images of nebulae (full Messier catalogue)
    • realistic Milky Way
    • very realistic atmosphere, sunrise and sunset
    • the planets and their satellites
    • a powerful zoom
    • time control
    • multilingual interface
    • fisheye projection for planetarium domes
    • spheric mirror projection for your own low-cost dome
    • all new graphical interface and extensive keyboard control
    • telescope control
    • equatorial and azimuthal grids
    • star twinkling
    • shooting stars
    • eclipse simulation
    • skinnable landscapes, now with spheric panorama projection
    Changes in Stellarium version 0.12.0:
    This release brings some interesting new features:
    - New rendering engine (Now you can see shadows on planets surfaces).
    - New keybinding engine (Now all keybindings can be edit).
    - Improvements for scripting engine.
    - Improvements for DSO
    - Improvements for search tool
    - Improvements accuracy for archaeoastronomical events
    There have also been a large number of bug fixes and GUI improvements. A huge thanks to all community bug reporters.
    Note: We are strongly recommended reset all your Stellarium’s settings if you upgrade your previous installation!
    Change Log Added:
    - New plugin: Exoplanets
    - New plugin: Observability analysis
    - Get geometric altitude and azimuth for script engine (LP: #1010617)
    - Sky image loading with altitude/azimuth coordinates (LP: #1023548)
    - New hotkey for star name labels (LP: #1032989)
    - Option to activate/deactivate the Nebula Background Images button via GUI (LP: #925247)
    - Return to user set location and landscape (LP: #981507)
    - Display degrees and minutes for FOV of CCD (LP: #998761)
    - Adding all possible satellites (LP: #1006495)
    - Building a Windows x64 packages (LP: #1003041, #1027607)
    - Apply atmosphere effect only on bodies with atmosphere (LP: #971875)
    - Various Stellarium freezes and crashed (LP: #1005155, #1030913, #940638, #992267, #1033380, #951967, #1040054)
    - Various plugins issues (LP: #751381, #892027, #1006134, #1040066, #1040085)
    - Various issues for nebulae (LP: #1026021, #744517)
    - Add/subtract one sidereal year jumps wrong amount (LP: #1006208)
    - Various small issues, typos and mistakes (LP: #1022506, #1032469, #1019247, #985204)
    - Various issues in Scripting Engine (LP: #1023934, #1017148, #1017154, #730180)
    - New tab in the configuration window to control the selected object information. – Improvement Night Vision mode
    - Extend list of default scripts
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