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Constellation Class Reference

The Constellation class models a grouping of stars in a Sky Culture. More...

#include <Constellation.hpp>

Additional Inherited Members

- Public Types inherited from StelObject
enum  InfoStringGroupFlags {
  Name = 0x00000001, CatalogNumber = 0x00000002, Magnitude = 0x00000004, RaDecJ2000 = 0x00000008,
  RaDecOfDate = 0x00000010, AltAzi = 0x00000020, Distance = 0x00000040, Size = 0x00000080,
  Extra1 = 0x00000100, Extra2 = 0x00000200, Extra3 = 0x00000400, PlainText = 0x00000800,
  HourAngle = 0x00001000, AbsoluteMagnitude = 0x00002000, GalCoordJ2000 = 0x00004000
}
 used as named bitfield flags as specifiers to filter results of getInfoString. More...
 
typedef QFlags
< InfoStringGroupFlags
InfoStringGroup
 
- Public Member Functions inherited from StelObject
 Q_FLAGS (InfoStringGroup) static const InfoStringGroupFlags AllInfo
 A pre-defined set of specifiers for the getInfoString flags argument to getInfoString. More...
 
virtual SphericalRegionP getRegion () const
 Default implementation of the getRegion method. More...
 
Vec3d getEquinoxEquatorialPos (const StelCore *core) const
 Get observer-centered equatorial coordinate at the current equinox The frame has it's Z axis at the planet's current rotation axis At time 2000-01-01 this frame is almost the same as J2000, but ONLY if the observer is on earth. More...
 
Vec3d getJ2000GalacticPos (const StelCore *core) const
 Get observer-centered galactic coordinates at equinox J2000. More...
 
Vec3d getSideralPosGeometric (const StelCore *core) const
 Get observer-centered hour angle + declination (at current equinox) It is the geometric position, i.e. More...
 
Vec3d getSideralPosApparent (const StelCore *core) const
 Get observer-centered hour angle + declination (at current equinox) It is the apparent position, i.e. More...
 
Vec3d getAltAzPosGeometric (const StelCore *core) const
 Get observer-centered alt/az position It is the geometric position, i.e. More...
 
Vec3d getAltAzPosApparent (const StelCore *core) const
 Get observer-centered alt/az position It is the apparent position, i.e. More...
 
Vec3d getAltAzPosAuto (const StelCore *core) const
 Get observer-centered alt/az position It is the automatic position, i.e. More...
 
virtual float getVMagnitude (const StelCore *core, bool withExtinction=false) const
 Return object's apparent V magnitude as seen from observer. More...
 
virtual float getSelectPriority (const StelCore *) const
 Return a priority value which is used to discriminate objects by priority As for magnitudes, the lower is the higher priority. More...
 
virtual Vec3f getInfoColor () const
 Get a color used to display info about the object. More...
 
virtual double getCloseViewFov (const StelCore *) const
 Return the best FOV in degree to use for a close view of the object. More...
 
virtual double getSatellitesFov (const StelCore *) const
 Return the best FOV in degree to use for a global view of the object satellite system (if there are satellites) More...
 
virtual double getParentSatellitesFov (const StelCore *) const
 
- Static Public Attributes inherited from StelObject
static const InfoStringGroupFlags ShortInfo = (InfoStringGroupFlags)(Name|CatalogNumber|Magnitude|RaDecJ2000)
 A pre-defined set of specifiers for the getInfoString flags argument to getInfoString. More...
 
- Protected Member Functions inherited from StelObject
QString getPositionInfoString (const StelCore *core, const InfoStringGroup &flags) const
 Format the positional info string contain J2000/of date/altaz/hour angle positions for the object. More...
 
void postProcessInfoString (QString &str, const InfoStringGroup &flags) const
 Apply post processing on the info string. More...
 

Detailed Description

The Constellation class models a grouping of stars in a Sky Culture.

Each Constellation consists of a list of stars identified by their Hipparcos catalogue numbers, a name and optionally an abbreviated name, boundary shape and an artistic pictorial representation.

Definition at line 41 of file Constellation.hpp.


The documentation for this class was generated from the following file: