ObsReduce 1.0.3 released

From: Ted Molczan (molczan@rogers.com)
Date: Sat Apr 03 2004 - 22:05:52 EST

  • Next message: Steve Newcomb: "8539 obs april 4"

    ObsReduce is an MS Windows program that reduces observations of satellites
    relative to the background stars into their precise coordinates. Observers
    identify their reference stars in a simulated binocular or telescope field of
    view, select them using the mouse, enter the observed geometric and positional
    data, and the program automatically produces a formatted observation report. 
    ObsReduce supports all three reporting formats in common use: IOD, UK and RDE
    (Russell Eberst's abbreviated form of the UK format.) Here are recent examples
    of observation reports in these formats:
    IOD format:
    UK format:
    RDE format:
    All R.A. and Dec formats and epochs are supported, as are visual magnitude and
    optical period reporting.
    ObsReduce 1.0.3 is mostly a bug-fix, plus a few minor new features. Existing
    users can find details and a patch file here:
    Prospective new users can learn more, and download the full installation package
    Ted Molczan
    Subscribe/Unsubscribe info, Frequently Asked Questions, SeeSat-L archive:  

    This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Sat Apr 03 2004 - 22:10:52 EST