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Guest StevenWhatley

Ok so im giving Cartes Du Ciel a go as it seems to be what all the otehr cool kids are using ! ;)

 

Can anyone help me out with it, I am trying to get the program to identify the major stars by their more commonly known names rather than
somewhat obscure catalog numbers.

 

How does one do this??

 

Thanks
 

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try this


 


Setup


display tab


labels


 


there is a choice on there on the star name for common etc.  apply and there you go i think


 


Sheila


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Thanks Sheila,


 


Never realised there was an option to plot the proper motions of stars. It also lets you specify the line to be drawn for any number of years. Good for finding actual members of star clusters.


 


The option is in...


Setup


Display


Lines


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