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How do I use Stellarium?

Stellarium is a free open source planetarium for your computer. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope. A shooting star flashes past the Jupiter. You can select different intensities in the View window. The great nebula in Orion. Press N to bring up the nebula labels.

How do I install landscapes in Stellarium?

If you have Stellarium 0.10.6 or later version, you can use the ‘Add/remove landscapes’ feature to install landscapes automatically: Open the ‘Sky and viewing options’ window by clicking on the appropriate button in the left button bar (or press the F4 key).

Does Stellarium have landscapes for Antarctica?

We have landscapes for the seven continents (in the seven continent model) – all, including from Antarctica! After you have downloaded the .zip file for a landscape from this page, you need to install it in Stellarium.

What is the zodiac 1/13 button on Stellarium?

“Zodiac 1/13” button: Every time you press this button, it turns on a zodiac constellation at a time, starting from Aries and ending with Fishes (it includes also Ophiuchus). The 14th time, it turns the constellation off all together. “Cardinal points” button: turns off/on the cardinal points on Stellarium.

What is Stellarium Landscapes?

Stellarium Landscapes. Stellarium is a free open source planetarium for your computer. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope. Try the Web Version. A shooting star flashes past the Jupiter. You can select different intensities in the View window.

What is the maximum size of a video?

This is hardware and driver dependent. A typical maximum image size is 2048×2048 or 4096×4096.

How many continents are there in the world?

We have landscapes for the seven continents (in the seven continent model) – all, including from Antarctica!

How to open Sky and Viewing Options?

Open the ‘Sky and viewing options’ window by clicking on the appropriate button in the left button bar (or press the F4 key).

Can you distribute Stellarium landscape images?

Before you distribute images as part of a Stellarium landscape, please ensure you are legally entitled to – you must be the copyright holder for the images, or be able to distribute them for use with Stellarium under the terms of some agreement with the copyright holder (e.g. Creative Commons licensed images found on the web).

Where is the dance of the planets?

The dance of the planets above ESO headquarters, near Munich.

Can you share landscapes on Stellarium?

If you have a landscape you would like to share but have no web-space to put it, email to any Stellarium developers and we’ll put it on our site.

What is Stellarium script?

Stellarium scripts help you do the tedious set up and configuration steps. There is no need to open windows and drag and click around while your audience waits!

Where to put scripts in Stellarium?

Place the script file in the scripts directory. Quit and re-open Stellarium and the script will be in the list of scripts in the Scripts tab of the Configuration window (see graphic above earlier in the article).

How to show package contents in Stellarium?

On Mac: you have to control-click (hold the control button and click the mouse) the Stellarium.app in the Applications directory and choose “Show Package Contents”