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written by Kerry shetline
Sky View Café, an interactive star map, allows the user to view many types of astronomical information, in both graphical and numerical form. The applet includes star charts, a 3-D orrery, displays of the moons of Jupiter and Saturn, an astronomical event calendar, an ephemeris generator, and many other features.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
- Fundamentals
= Night Sky
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Instructional Material
= Interactive Simulation
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- Educators
- application/java
- text/html
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© 2000 Kerry Shetline
Contents of this site are freely distributable for non-commercial purposes. All commerical rights reserved.
astronomical event, cafe, ephemeris generator, interactive star map, solar eclipse
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Metadata instance created July 11, 2005 by Tuan Nguyen
Record Updated:
August 10, 2020 by Lyle Barbato
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