STAR Atlas:PRO what's new?


STAR Atlas:PRO
Version 7
DVD-ROM for Windows
The PRO-AM edition

STAR Atlas:PRO™ Version 7 is without doubt the most powerful, impressive and exciting version of STAR Atlas:PRO™ ever released making this edition a must have for amateur astronomers of all levels!

Major new features include a Celestial Image Library of more than 27,000 celestial images linked to deep sky objects, allowing you to wander star charts and display images of star clusters, galaxies and nebula when you point and click. More than 13,500 individual deep sky objects are pictured each accompanied by a negative image to help highlighting faint details.

An additional 2.5-million stars from the Tycho II astrometric and photometric reference catalogue down to Magnitude 11 are now included providing more detailed star charts than ever before.

STAR ATlas:PRO™ now includes the the Minor Planet Centre's Orbital Database (MPCORB) of almost 200,000 Asteroids and Minor Planets. Now you can easily locate and identify Asteroids and Minor Planets and chart their movement through the sky.

The new Hyper-LEDA catalogue, now included, contains a massive galaxy database from the HyperLEDA catalogue with the of the entire Principal Galaxy Catalogue (PGC) of more than 1.3-Million Galaxies and 200,000 other non-stellar objects.

In this edition of STAR Atlas:PRO™ the information on the status bar moves to the application title bar providing you with star charts that fill your entire screen. There are many other new refinements too including faster chart drawing, an updated list of deep sky objects with popular names, telescope alignment stars and more.

STAR Atlas:PRO™ Version 7 is available on DVD-ROM for Windows 64 and 32-bit operating systems including Windows 8, Window7, Vista, NT. Buy or Upgrade now

Read about all the new features in Version 7
 

STAR Atlas:PRO
Version 7
The PRO-AM edition

In previous versions of STAR Atlas:PRO™ there was the STAR Atlas:PRO™ Lite Edition (Level I), the Standard Edition (Level II), and the popular Advanced Edition (Level III). The new DVD version of STAR Atlas:PRO™ is a major upgrade of the previous Advanced Edition and the different Levels of STAR Atlas:PRO™ are no longer available.

GRS Longitude for
STAR Atlas:PRO

The Longitude of Jupiter's Great Red Spot.
Accurate Transit times for Jupiter's Great Red Spot (GRS) depend on an accurate value for the current Longitude of the Great Red Spot which slowly changes its position. Find out what the latest GRS Longitude is and how to update it here.
 

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