Questions on Skymap Projection vs UNID matching

Date: Mon Aug 04 2008 - 01:51:01 UTC

  • Next message: David Brierley: "DMB Obs August 2"

    Hi folks:
      In Rob's Skymap pro: Which map projection is 'closer' to the real view?
    Rectangular or Steoroegrahy. 
      I was trying to ID a flasher last night and found that changing the map
    proj view had a big effect between matching the trajectory versus
    background stars ( distance from it). 
    [This sat is suppose to be half the distance between two recognised stars
    but only one projection show it properly w.r.t stars.]
    --------------------------------------------------------------------  What can On Demand Business Solutions do for you?
    Subscribe/Unsubscribe info, Frequently Asked Questions, SeeSat-L archive:

    This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Mon Aug 04 2008 - 01:52:00 UTC