astro 2.0.0

Advanced algorithms for astronomy

Crate astro [] [src]

Modules

aberr

Corrections for aberration

angle

Angles for astronomy

asteroid

Diameters of asteroids

atmos

Corrections for atmospheric refraction

binary_star

Binary stars

consts

Some physical constants

coords

Transform between coordinate systems

ecliptic

The Earth's ecliptic

interpol

Interpolation of intermediate values of functions

lunar

The Earth's moon

misc

Miscellaneous routines

nutation

Corrections for nutation

orbit

Elliptic, parabolic and near-parabolic orbits

parallax

Find topocentric coordinates

planet

8 Planets of the Solar System

pluto

The dwarf planet Pluto

precess

Corrections for precession

star

Stars

sun

The Sun

time

Time for astronomy

transit

Time of rise, transit and set for a celestial body

util

Some programming utilities

Macros

Horner_eval!

Evaluates a polynomial using Horner's algorithm

apprnt_sidr!

Computes apparent sidereal time for a Julian day

ecl_frm_eq!

Computes ecliptic coordinates from equatorial coordinates

eq_frm_ecl!

Computes equatorial coordinates from ecliptic coordinates

eq_frm_gal!

Computes equatorial coordinates from galactic coordinates

gal_frm_eq!

Computes galactic coordinates from equatorial coordinates

loc_hz_frm_eq!

Computes local horizontal coordinates from equatorial coordinates