A MATLAB software that shows the position and relative brightness of stars in the sky


Updated 21 Feb 2014

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The software provides the sky map (position and relative brightness of stars in the sky) for any given location of observation on Earth, and time as the User may indicate on the GUI.
The program is a zip file containing 5 files namely sao6.txt, saoALL.txt, saoNAN.txt, SkyMap.fig, and SkyMap.m.

The main program to run is the SkyMap.m, a GUI will show up for the user to enter his/her observation location and time. An Excellent and Easy to use GUI!


Cite As

Daniel Okoh (2023). SKY MAP (GUI) (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2010a
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux
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Version Published Release Notes

The title of the submission was changed from 'SKY MAP' to 'SKY MAP (GUI)' since there is a new submission named 'SKY MAP (function)' which is the function equivalent of the SKY MAP.

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