Debian Astro Education packages

Educational astronomy applications

This metapackage depends on various applications that can be used to teach astronomy.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Package Version Description
celestia 1.6.1+dfsg-2 一个实时的太空可视化模拟软件
celestia-glut 1.6.1+dfsg-2 real-time visual space simulation (GLUT frontend)
celestia-gnome 1.6.0+dfsg-2 real-time visual space simulation (GNOME frontend)
gpredict 2.3-72-gc596101-3 Satellite tracking program
gravit 0.5.1+dfsg-1 visually stunning gravity simulator
kstars 16.08.3-2 New upstream version 3.5.3 available desktop planetarium, observation planning and telescope control
lightspeed 1.2a.debian.1-3 Shows how objects moving at relativistic speeds look like
openuniverse 1.0beta3.1+dfsg-3 3D Universe Simulator
starplot 0.95.5-8.3 3-dimensional perspective star map viewer
stellarium 0.20.4-3 New upstream version 0.21.0 available 实时、逼真的星图软件
xplanet 1.3.0-5.1 New upstream version 1.3.1 available planetary body renderer
xplanet-images 1.3.0-5.1 New upstream version 1.3.1 available imagery for xplanet

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Package Version Description
sunclock 3.57-7 fancy clock showing time and geographical data
xtide 2.10-2 provides tide and current predictions
xtide-data 20191229-1 Harmonics data for xtide