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#1 SlyStrat

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Posted 24 November 2020 - 12:11 PM

Looking for something that shows the planet locations month to month. Thanks.



#2 Astrojensen

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Posted 24 November 2020 - 12:14 PM

Download Stellarium. There are versions for multiple platforms.

 

 

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#3 sg6

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Posted 24 November 2020 - 12:38 PM

How "grown up" do you want it ? grin.gif  grin.gif  grin.gif

http://www.faustweb.net/solaris/

 

My problem is I can never remember which button is for a continuous run and which goes in steps.



#4 rkinnett

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Posted 24 November 2020 - 01:27 PM

https://ssd.jpl.nasa...orizons.cgi#top

 

Here's a query for monthly Mars ("command=499") ephemerides for the next 5 years:

https://ssd.jpl.nasa...&CSV_FORMAT=YES

 

The first digit in that COMMAND parameter selects the target planet (199=Mercury, 599=Jupiter, etc).




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