[AstroPy] RA/Dec to Alt/Az

Peter pslowater at gmail.com
Wed Mar 25 04:48:31 EDT 2020


Hi Eric,

I tried with the get_sun and I see a different of about .009 degrees
so it's close.
I did just notice a large time drift on Stellarium and I need to test
again ensure the time is correct.

Peter..

On Wed, Mar 25, 2020 at 7:17 AM Peter <pslowater at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Hi Eric,
>
> I am telling the mount to point to the sun then align the shadow with
> that, I am not using a  compass as I expect if all calcs are correct
> that would work as well.
>
> I will try the get_sun today.
>
> Sorry about the utcoffset I had missed that tidy up but yes in Melbourne.
>
> So from what you see approach for the calculation looks correct?
>
> Peter..


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