Stellarium User Guide

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Revision as of 17:41, 18 August 2013

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".

A preliminary copy of an updated PDF version of the User guide cam be downloaded here http://barry.sarcasmogerdes.com/stellarium/stellarium_user_guide-new.pdf

Contents

  1. Introduction 0.12.3
  2. Installation 0.12.3
    1. System Requirements
    2. Downloading
    3. Installation
    4. Running Stellarium
  3. Interface Guide 0.12.3
    1. Tour
  4. Configuration 0.12.3
    1. Setting the Date and Time
    2. Setting Your Location
    3. The Configuration Window
    4. The View Settings Window
  5. Advanced Use 0.12.3
    1. Files and Directories
    2. The Main Configuration File
    3. Command Line Options
    4. Getting Extra Star Data
    5. Scripting
    6. Visual Effects
    7. Customising Landscapes 0.10.3
    8. Adding Nebulae Images 0.10.3
    9. Sky Cultures
    10. Adding Planetary Bodies
    11. Other Configuration Files
    12. Taking Screenshots
    13. plugins
  6. Built-in Plugins 0.12.3
    1. Enabling plugins
    2. Data for plugins
    3. How you can help
    4. Angle Measure Plugin
    5. Compass Marks Plugin
    6. Text User Interface Plugin
    7. Oculars Plugin
    8. Telescope Control Plugin
    9. Satellites Plugin
    10. Solar System Editor Plugin
    11. Time Zone Plugin
    12. Historical Supernovae Plugin
    13. Quasars Plugin
    14. Pulsars Plugin
    15. Exoplanets Plugin
    16. Observability Analysis Plugin
  7. Stellarium Reference
    1. Configuration file 0.12.3
    2. Precision 0.12.3
    3. TUI Commands 0.10.6
  8. Star Catalogue 0.12.3
    1. Stellarium's Sky Model
    2. Star Catalogue File Format
    3. Variable Stars 0.12.3
  9. Creating a Personalised Landscape for Stellarium 0.12.3
    1. The Camera
    2. Processing into a Panorama
    3. Removing the background to make it transparent
  10. Astronomy Guide
    1. Sky Guide 0.10.6
    2. Astronomical Concepts 0.10.6
    3. Astronomical Phenomena 0.10.6
  11. Exercises 0.10.6
    1. Find M31 in Binoculars
    2. Handy Angles
    3. Find a Lunar Eclipse
    4. Find a Solar Eclipse
  12. License
  13. Acknowledgements
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