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NOVAS31MakeCatEntry Method
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 (6.2.0.2774)
Syntax
public void MakeCatEntry(
	string StarName,
	string Catalog,
	int StarNum,
	double Ra,
	double Dec,
	double PmRa,
	double PmDec,
	double Parallax,
	double RadVel,
	ref CatEntry3 Star
)

Parameters

StarName
Type: SystemString
Object name (50 characters maximum).
Catalog
Type: SystemString
Three-character catalog identifier (e.g. HIP = Hipparcos, TY2 = Tycho-2)
StarNum
Type: SystemInt32
Object number in the catalog.
Ra
Type: SystemDouble
Right ascension of the object (hours).
Dec
Type: SystemDouble
Declination of the object (degrees).
PmRa
Type: SystemDouble
Proper motion in right ascension (milliarcseconds/year).
PmDec
Type: SystemDouble
Proper motion in declination (milliarcseconds/year).
Parallax
Type: SystemDouble
Parallax (milliarcseconds).
RadVel
Type: SystemDouble
Radial velocity (kilometers/second).
Star
Type: ASCOM.AstrometryCatEntry3
CatEntry3 structure containing the input data
Remarks