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Underlying machinery

After a survey of the available software (listed below for reference), we selected the TPM (Telescope Pointing Machine) software, which Jeff Percival has graciously made available, as the underlying machinery for the AstroLibCoords project.

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Software Packages

Packages that provide trusted, accurate astrometric results for these tasks. We may consider wrapping one of these instead of re-implementing. At the minimum, we will use one of these libraries as a test standard.

SciPy: AstroLibCoordsSoftwareSurvey (last edited 2015-10-24 17:48:25 by anonymous)