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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0001593SkyChart1-Softwarepublic17-01-13 21:33
ReporterLance CarterAssigned ToPatrick Chevalley 
PrioritynormalSeverityminorReproducibilityalways
Status resolvedResolutionfixed 
PlatformWindows 10OSOS Version
Product Version3.11 SVN 
Target Version4.0Fixed in Version3.11 SVN 
Summary0001593: Separate Meridian Line from Coordinates Grid + Add Horizon Line
DescriptionSeparate Meridian Line from Coordinates Grid:
Setup>Display>Lines
"Always Add Meridian"
Change to "Add Meridian"
Want option to turn on Meridian and NOT turn on Coordinates Grid.

Also, can a HORIZON LINE be created based on location?
Is elevation a factor in creating a Horizon Line?
Should observatory elevation be included?
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Patrick Chevalley

17-01-13 21:33

administrator   ~0003520

In Setup>Display>Lines, check "Always Add Meridian" and also "Show only meridian in alt/az".
A recent change in the program make this also work with equatorial coordinates.
I need to change the text to reflect that.

For the horizon line, use the button "Save" next to "Favorite" in the observatory settings to save all the specific parameters for a location, including the horizon line and the elevation.

The best way to make the horizon line is by direct observation with an alt/az mount. Your elevation relative to the horizon is directly taken into account by the observation.
Otherwise the elevation is used for the parallax and refraction computation.


Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
16-12-22 20:28 Lance Carter New Issue
17-01-13 21:33 Patrick Chevalley Assigned To => Patrick Chevalley
17-01-13 21:33 Patrick Chevalley Status new => resolved
17-01-13 21:33 Patrick Chevalley Resolution open => fixed
17-01-13 21:33 Patrick Chevalley Category (No Category) => 1-Software
17-01-13 21:33 Patrick Chevalley Fixed in Version => 3.11 SVN
17-01-13 21:33 Patrick Chevalley Target Version => 4.0
17-01-13 21:33 Patrick Chevalley Note Added: 0003520