Stellarium User Guide

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===Notes for version 0.10.2===
 
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==Installation==
 
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===System Requirements===
 
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===Downloading===
 
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===Running Stellarium===
 
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==Interface Guide==
 
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===Tour===
 
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==Configuration==
 
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===Setting the Date and Time===
 
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===Setting Your Location===
 
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===The Configuration Window===
 
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===The View Settings Window===
 
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==Advanced Use==
 
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===Files and Directories===
 
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===The Main Configuration File===
 
===The Main Configuration File===
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===Command Line Options===
 
===Command Line Options===
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===Getting Extra Star Data===
 
===Getting Extra Star Data===
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===Scripting===
 
===Scripting===
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===Visual Effects===
 
===Visual Effects===
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===Customising Landscapes===
 
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==Stellarium Reference==
 
==Stellarium Reference==
 
===Configuration file===
 
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===Precision===
 
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===TUI Commands===
 
===TUI Commands===
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==Star Catalogue==
 
==Star Catalogue==
 
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===Stellarium's Sky Model===
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===Star Catalogue File Format===
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==Creating a Personalised Landscape for Stellarium==
 
==Creating a Personalised Landscape for Stellarium==
 
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===The Camera===
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===Processing into a Panorama===
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===Removing the background to make it transparent===
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==Astronomy Guide==
 
==Astronomy Guide==
 
===Sky Guide===
 
===Sky Guide===
 
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===Astronomical Concepts===
 
===Astronomical Concepts===
 
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===Astronomical Phenomena===
 
===Astronomical Phenomena===
 
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==Exercises==
 
==Exercises==
 
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===Find M31 in Binoculars===
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===Handy Angles===
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===Find a Lunar Eclipse===
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===Find a Solar Eclipse===
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==License==
 
==License==
 
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{{ChapterLink|name=GNU Free Documentation License|type=Chapter}}

Revision as of 17:30, 13 February 2011

Matthew Gates

Copyright © 2006-2009 Matthew Gates. Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the section entitled "GNU Free Documentation License".

Contents

Introduction

Notes for version 0.10.2

Installation

System Requirements

Downloading

Installation

Running Stellarium

Interface Guide

Tour

Configuration

Setting the Date and Time

Setting Your Location

The Configuration Window

The View Settings Window

Advanced Use

Files and Directories

The Main Configuration File

Command Line Options

Getting Extra Star Data

Scripting

Visual Effects

Customising Landscapes

Adding Nebulae Images

Sky Cultures

Adding Planetary Bodies

Other Configuration Files

Taking Screenshots

Telescope Control

Stellarium Reference

Configuration file

Precision

TUI Commands

Star Catalogue

Stellarium's Sky Model

Star Catalogue File Format

Creating a Personalised Landscape for Stellarium

The Camera

Processing into a Panorama

Removing the background to make it transparent

Astronomy Guide

Sky Guide

Astronomical Concepts

Astronomical Phenomena

Exercises

Find M31 in Binoculars

Handy Angles

Find a Lunar Eclipse

Find a Solar Eclipse

License

Acknowledgements

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