Astronomy--Programs to Compute Siderial Time?
wolftracks at invalid.com
Thu Jan 7 01:40:31 CET 2010
W. eWatson wrote:
> Is there a smallish Python library of basic astronomical functions?
> There are a number of large such libraries that are crammed with
> excessive functions not needed for common calculations.
It looks like I've entered a new era in my knowledge of Python. I found
a module somewhat like I want, siderial.py. You can see an intro to it
It appears that I can get the code for it through section 1.2, near the
bottom. I scooped it siderial.py up, and placed it in a corresponding
file of the same name and type via NotePad. However, there is a xml file
below it. I know little about it. I thought maybe I could do the same,
but Notepad didn't like some characters in it. As I understand Python
doc files are useful. So how do I get this done, and where do I put the
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