Cartes du Ciel is free software released under the terms of the
GNU General Public License
Click on the icon from the main bar to retrieve an exerpt from the catalogs for the displayed objects on the chart. To configure which object types are to be listed, you need to adapt the settings to your needs by Setup → Chart, Coordinates → the Object list Setting tab.
Every row in this list corresponds to one of the displayed objects on the chart. At the bottom of the list the total amount of displayed objects is listed.
If you click on one row, a window is displayed which contains the detailed and labeled information about this particular object. This is the same information that you would receive from a pop-up window caused by a right click on the object in the chart, followed by a left click on the “About …” entry in the the pop-up menu.
This list can be printed and saved as a .CSV file.
You can search these lists for any particular object by using the input area or sort the list by RA.