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General Information Celestia is a real-time 3D space simulation featuring a database of over 100,000 stars, nearly a hundred solar system, objects,...
Article Id: 11425
Category: Celestia

Steps to Install Celestia 1.6.1 1. Download from TigerWare. 2. Click Run.
Article Id: 16619
Category: Getting Started

To Install Celestia on a Mac OS X Operating System: 1. Visit the Celestia TigerWare page . 2. Select the Log In To Download button.
Article Id: 18807
Category: Getting Started

Article Index Celestia is a program that comes with many different tools and settings. This article gives an overview of Celestia's Alternate Textures & Sound . Alternate...
Article Id: 11828
Category: Celestia 1.5.1

Celestia comes with a default of 100,000 stars and a view magnitude of up to 15. Setting the magnitude at 10 is similar to the view from a telescope. An add-on database containing 2,100,000 stars can also be added. 1. To use this database download and rename it stars.dat .
Article Id: 11808
Category: Celestia 1.5.1

Celestia has the ability to save locations and export them by inserting them in a web page or other document. To do so Celestia uses a cel://URL, which is a hyperlink that saves the location, orientation, time, render options, and field of view of the scene. Once the hyperlink is saved it can be pasted in a document that users can click on and be linked to that exact location in Celestia....
Article Id: 12145
Category: Celestia 1.5.1

Celestia's default program takes computer power and memory to run. Additionally, there are hundreds of add-on files to expand the program with. In order to run Celestia 1.5.1 with a reasonable number of downloads a computer should have the following: A CPU speed of at least 1 GHz An operating system running Windows 98, XP, Vista,...
Article Id: 11519
Category: Celestia 1.5.1

When a solar eclipse occurs a planet or moon passes in front of the Sun and casts a shadow on another planet or moon. Celestia computes and draws the shadow's actual position when Eclipse Shadows view option is turned on. This feature will draw shadows whenever an eclipse occurs. It is useful when looking at planets with multiple moons and eclipses such as Jupiter or...
Article Id: 11715
Category: Celestia 1.5.1

Educational Journeys Celestia has the ability to educate the public about Astronomy. This ability has been utilized by the development of Educational Activities, which take the user on detailed virtual tours of the universe. Any one can use these Educational Activities, but the target audience is students in 7th through 12th grade and students enrolled in college...
Article Id: 11516
Category: Celestia 1.5.1

Galaxy Brightness is a view option that increases or decreases the brightness of all galaxies, including the Milky Way. Changing the brightness can improve the view of galaxies depending on the computer monitor and room lighting conditions. There are twenty different brightness levels available. In order to decrease galaxy brightness press ...
Article Id: 11558
Category: Celestia 1.5.1