Astronomy Science Software Programs, Discount Astronomy Software Providers
We list below websites of a few
Software Programs for your
information. The list is neither
exhaustive nor representative of
Software Programs. We wish to
present this information of Astronomy
Science Software Programs websites only for
reference purposes. We assume no
responsibility for the professional
ability or integrity of the persons
or firms whose names appear on the
following list of Astronomy Science Software Programs.
Kairos General Calendar Conversion Program -
[commercial, demo available -- Win95/98/NT]
Includes calendars required by historians of
astronomy and general historians. Many details are
provided for Indian and Jewish calendars and much
besides. There is also a display of positions of the
Sun, Moon and planets, effectively replacing
Tuckerman's tables. A horoscope display, and details
of lunar visibility, are calculated from modern
Ksetiwatch monitors multiple SETI@home clients and
automatically logs and manages completed work units.
Linux for Astronomy cdrom -
[commercial - Linux] The new release of Linux for
Astronomy includes over 3Gb of Astronomical software
precompiled for the Linux (x86) operating system.
Applications include a wealth of general purpose
image and signal processing tools, as well as the
state-of-the-art algorithms in use at observatories
and universities worldwide. Facilities for
processing the data products of the major
space-based instruments (Hubble Space Telescope, EUV,
Einstein, ROSAT, and IUE) are also included.
Astronomical software on Linux.
Lunar Calendars and Eclipse Finder -
Windows software for converting dates in various
lunar and other calendars and for finding lunar
phases and eclipses of various kinds.
[open source - Linux/Unix] Interactive program for
computing synthetic lightcurves and generating
animated views and best-fit models of eclipsing
Review of the solar system simulator (by Spacetech)
for RISC OS workstations.
RISC OS astronomy software links -
[commercial & freeware - RISC OS] Direct links to
astronomy software available for RISC OS.