The Star type exposes the following members.

Methods

  NameDescription
Public methodGetApparentPosition
Get an apparent position for a given time
Public methodGetAstrometricPosition
Get an astrometric position for a given time
Public methodGetLocalPosition
Get a local position for a given site and time
Public methodGetTopocentricPosition
Get a topocentric position for a given site and time
Public methodGetVirtualPosition
Get a virtual position at a given time
Public methodSet
Initialize all star properties with one call
Public methodSetHipparcos
Initialise all star properties in one call using Hipparcos data. Transforms to FK5 standard used by NOVAS.

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