Stellarium 0.20.3 Released with Tons of Changes [Ubuntu PPA]

Free-software planetarium Stellarium 0.20.3 was released a day ago with numerous changes. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 20.04 via PPA. Stellarium 0.20.3 fixed nutation and, with it, season beginning times, included many changes in AstroCalc tool, Oculars and Satellites plugins, and updated DSO catalog. Changes in the new release include: Add… Continue reading Stellarium 0.20.3 Released with Tons of Changes [Ubuntu PPA]

Stellarium 0.20.2 Released as 20 Year Anniversary Celebration

Free open-source astronomy software Stellarium 0.20.2 was released a few days ago as the 20 year anniversary celebration. Stellarium 0.20.2 contains many changes in AstroCalc tool and core of Stellarium, changes in scripting engline and Script Console, Oculars and Satellites plugins, updated DSO catalog, see release note for details. How to Install Stellarium 0.20.2 in… Continue reading Stellarium 0.20.2 Released as 20 Year Anniversary Celebration

Free Software Planetarium Stellarium 0.19.2 Released (Ubuntu PPA)

The second bugfix release for the free open-source planetarium Stellarium 0.19 series was released today. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 18.04, and higher. Changes in Stellarium 0.19.2 release include: Added support DMS and DD formats for parallactic angle feature Added 2 new scripts (Saturnian and uranian analemmas) Added ‘k Pup’ designation… Continue reading Free Software Planetarium Stellarium 0.19.2 Released (Ubuntu PPA)

Stellarium 0.19.1 Released with A Large List of Changes

Free-software planetarium Stellarium 0.19.1 was released today with numerous bug-fixes, updates, and improvements. Changes in Stellarium 0.19.1 include: Allow to search an inactive meteor showers in Search Tool/Lists tool Added ‘Azimuth vs. Time’ graph into AstroCalc/Graphs tool Added feature to show tracks for latest several selected planets Added tools for jumping to the next or… Continue reading Stellarium 0.19.1 Released with A Large List of Changes

Free Software Planetarium Stellarium 0.19.0 Released (How to Install)

Stellarium released version 0.19.0 today. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 18.10, and higher. Stellarium 0.19.0 features 5 new sky cultures, many new DSO textures, code refactoring, and many other changes including: Add new type of computation for AstroCalc/Phenomena tool Add GUI options to change constellations and asterisms font size… Continue reading Free Software Planetarium Stellarium 0.19.0 Released (How to Install)