QGazer
Qt Stuff
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Description:

QGazer lets you browse the stars, planets and constellations from the surface of the earth or from space.

Choose your location, date and time, then drag on the main screen to browse.

Zoom from location to location, view sunsets and eclipses.

QGazer is written with Qt 4.6 and OpenGL.

It was designed and developed by Damien Cavanagh (damcav) with the city lights shader program being kindly contributed by Seppo Räisänen.

Please post your comments and bug-reports!

Windows and Mac OS X binaries are provided. Unzip and run QGazer.exe / QGazer.app

The source code will be published on this site at a later date.
Last changelog:

7 years ago

Added the source for v0.12 (beta)

This version has an option to go straight to the eclipse of July 11th, 2010.

Moon rendering in earth mode is considerably improved.


14/Apr/2010 added source for v0.13

26/Apr/2010 downloads refreshed

19/May/2010 downloads refreshed

19/June/2010 downloads refreshed

10/Aug/2010 downloads refreshed

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damcav

7 years ago

... and rewriting lots of stuff in a much more efficient way (eg using point sprites, and removing the need to convert from equatorial to horizontal coords in earth mode...) The source will be posted in a day or two.

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damcav

7 years ago

Added the source code for v0.12

(The binary downloads are still v0.11)

Will update the source as I add more documentation, and/or rewrite sections of embarrassing code :-)

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damcav

7 years ago

Refreshed downloads... source coming in a day or two...

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damcav

7 years ago

I've just fixed a problem with the Windows version download mechanism.
Please let me know if you experience download problems.

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mantur

7 years ago

Sorry! Probably I must increase the power of my glasses ....

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mantur

7 years ago

Very nice program! But I can't find the source code! Is proprietary ?
Regards

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damcav

7 years ago

Thanks Mantur! The source code will be posted when I've tidied it up...

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7 years ago

Added the source for v0.12 (beta)

This version has an option to go straight to the eclipse of July 11th, 2010.

Moon rendering in earth mode is considerably improved.


14/Apr/2010 added source for v0.13

26/Apr/2010 downloads refreshed

19/May/2010 downloads refreshed

19/June/2010 downloads refreshed

10/Aug/2010 downloads refreshed

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