Posts by Gurren Lagann

by Gurren Lagann
16.10.2020, 00:42
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: SN 1987A (with sprites)
Replies: 5
Views: 1321

SN 1987A (with sprites)

Yesterday (as of the time I made this post), user Duglis asked about an addon including SN 1987A. Now that dream has been made a reality, and with sprites! SN 1987A and Sanduleak -69 202 The closest recorded supernova since the invention of telescopes SN 1987A.png SN 1987A Blob.png Sanduleak -69 202...
by Gurren Lagann
28.09.2020, 17:40
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: N3cronium's Addon repository
Replies: 19
Views: 4380

Re: N3cronium's Addon repository

CO is only (relatively) around 10 GB though...
by Gurren Lagann
28.09.2020, 16:40
Forum: Textures
Topic: Where can I get the current unannotated maps of Saturn's moons?
Replies: 6
Views: 989

Re: Where can I get the current unannotated maps of Saturn's moons?

There are some hi-res global mosaics on USGS: Titan Map of Tethys - June 2012 Map of Rhea - March 2012 Dione Map of Iapetus – May 2008 Map of Enceladus - February 2010 Enceladus alternative (Cassini's ISS) EDIT: I found Mimas here: Mimas Global Map - June 2017 Phoebe is also available: Phoebe: Satur...
by Gurren Lagann
20.09.2020, 18:32
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: The Centaur Project (TCenP)
Replies: 0
Views: 2026

The Centaur Project (TCenP)

Welcome to The Centaur Project! TCenP's goal is to make unique meshes and textures for every known centaur, whenever there's suficient data. (Colors, dimensions, lightcurves, etc.) And now, presenting to you: TCenP Release 1 - Chiron, Chariklo, and Nessus September 20th, 2020 unknown.png unknown.pn...
by Gurren Lagann
20.09.2020, 18:18
Forum: Development
Topic: Celestia 1.7.0 Development Thread
Replies: 964
Views: 298493

Re: Celestia 1.7.0 Development Thread

Did you install the new fonts and set then up?
by Gurren Lagann
20.09.2020, 00:46
Forum: Celestia Users
Topic: Pictures from Celestia
Replies: 637
Views: 124944

Re: Pictures from Celestia

Three centaurs between Jupiter and Neptune - Chiron, Chariklo, and Nessus
by Gurren Lagann
20.09.2020, 00:39
Forum: Development
Topic: Celestia 1.7.0 Development Thread
Replies: 964
Views: 298493

Re: Celestia 1.7.0 Development Thread

CelestiaContent contains the repository with the Celestia data files.
by Gurren Lagann
14.09.2020, 19:42
Forum: Physics and Astronomy
Topic: Phosphine detected in the atmosphere of Venus
Replies: 2
Views: 514

Re: Phosphine detected in the atmosphere of Venus

Not everyone in the world speaks spanish, so...
by Gurren Lagann
05.09.2020, 18:26
Forum: Ideas & News
Topic: habitable zone
Replies: 16
Views: 1786

Re: habitable zone

But again, Venus is outside the red area in the diagram...
by Gurren Lagann
05.09.2020, 14:31
Forum: Ideas & News
Topic: habitable zone
Replies: 16
Views: 1786

Re: habitable zone

Actually, Venus is in the diagram, but its outside any type of the habitable zone, recieving almost twice as much starlight as Earth, so its right on the edge.
by Gurren Lagann
31.08.2020, 20:22
Forum: Add-on development
Topic: V1400 Cen
Replies: 10
Views: 1277

Re: V1400 Cen

You mean "brown dwarf", not "quasi-star". Those are two completely separate categories.
by Gurren Lagann
31.08.2020, 19:29
Forum: Add-on development
Topic: V1400 Cen
Replies: 10
Views: 1277

Re: V1400 Cen

I'm not sure if 1SWASP J1407b actually has red-white rings, but its 400 ly away, so i cant say for certain.
by Gurren Lagann
31.08.2020, 19:26
Forum: Help Central
Topic: I'll need some help with the globular clusters
Replies: 4
Views: 766

Re: I'll need some help with the globular clusters

I do see a really dim spec of light right next to your marker though... That could be the cluster.
whereismycluster~2.jpg
Marker: star - Blurry dot: possible cluster
whereismycluster~2.jpg (1.15 KiB) Viewed 731 times
by Gurren Lagann
28.08.2020, 14:31
Forum: Add-on development
Topic: 200.000.000 star
Replies: 22
Views: 3167

Re: 200.000.000 star

Actually, that path isnt actually counted as part of the Milky Way. You found the Magellanic Stream, which links the Milky Way to the LMC and SMC.
Its actually a real thing btw: https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap130815.html
by Gurren Lagann
28.08.2020, 02:32
Forum: Add-on development
Topic: 200.000.000 star
Replies: 22
Views: 3167

Re: 200.000.000 star

You just reached a point that you crashed Celestia using STC files. The strange sound might be your PC's fans spinning waaay quickier than normal.
by Gurren Lagann
23.08.2020, 00:54
Forum: Add-on development
Topic: 200.000.000 star
Replies: 22
Views: 3167

Re: 200.000.000 star

The file has a little over 1.3 million stars.

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