The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
The Heavens Above
Filed under pretty pictures, amateur image processing, astronomy, stars and galaxies
The stars of the Milky Way and our planetary neighbors. Rendered with custom Java code using the Tycho-2 Star Catalog and VSOP87 planetary orbits with positions as of 03/21/2014.
Star Data: Tycho-2 Star Catalog, Image rendering: Kevin Gill
Original image data dated on or about March 21, 2014.
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: Kevin Gill
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