Create a structure of type 'cat_entry' containing catalog data for a star or "star-like" object.

Namespace: ASCOM.Astrometry.NOVAS
Assembly: ASCOM.Astrometry (in ASCOM.Astrometry.dll) Version: 6.0.0.0 (6.1.1.2619)

Syntax

C#
public void MakeCatEntry(
	string StarName,
	string Catalog,
	int StarNum,
	double Ra,
	double Dec,
	double PmRa,
	double PmDec,
	double Parallax,
	double RadVel,
	ref CatEntry3 Star
)
Visual Basic
Public Sub MakeCatEntry ( _
	StarName As String, _
	Catalog As String, _
	StarNum As Integer, _
	Ra As Double, _
	Dec As Double, _
	PmRa As Double, _
	PmDec As Double, _
	Parallax As Double, _
	RadVel As Double, _
	ByRef Star As CatEntry3 _
)
Visual C++
public:
virtual void MakeCatEntry(
	String^ StarName, 
	String^ Catalog, 
	int StarNum, 
	double Ra, 
	double Dec, 
	double PmRa, 
	double PmDec, 
	double Parallax, 
	double RadVel, 
	CatEntry3% Star
) sealed

Parameters

StarName
Type: System..::..String
Object name (50 characters maximum).
Catalog
Type: System..::..String
Three-character catalog identifier (e.g. HIP = Hipparcos, TY2 = Tycho-2)
StarNum
Type: System..::..Int32
Object number in the catalog.
Ra
Type: System..::..Double
Right ascension of the object (hours).
Dec
Type: System..::..Double
Declination of the object (degrees).
PmRa
Type: System..::..Double
Proper motion in right ascension (milliarcseconds/year).
PmDec
Type: System..::..Double
Proper motion in declination (milliarcseconds/year).
Parallax
Type: System..::..Double
Parallax (milliarcseconds).
RadVel
Type: System..::..Double
Radial velocity (kilometers/second).
Star
Type: ASCOM.Astrometry..::..CatEntry3%
CatEntry3 structure containing the input data

Remarks