SkyCat: Visualization and Catalog and Data Access Tool

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SkyCat: Visualization and Catalog and Data Access Tool

Post by owlice » Sun Sep 25, 2011 7:03 pm

[c]SkyCat: Visualization and Catalog and Data Access Tool[/c][/b]
Abstract: SkyCat is a tool that combines visualization of images and access to catalogs and archive data for astronomy. The tool, developed in Tcl/Tk, was originally conceived as a demo of the capabilities of the class library that was developed for the VLT. The Skycat sources currently consist of five packages:
Tclutil - Generic Tcl and C++ utilitiesAstrotcl - Astronomical Tcl and C++ utilitiesRTD - Real-time Display classes and widgetsCatlib - Catalog library and widgetsSkycat - Skycat application and library package All of the required packages are always included in the tarfile.

Credit: ESO's Data Management; Very Large Telescope (VLT) Project Divisions; Canadian Astronomical Data Center (CADC)

Site: http://www.eso.org/sci/observing/tools/skycat.html
http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2004yCat..34150521S

Bibcode: 2011ascl.soft09019E

ID: ascl:1109.019
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