Monthly Archives: November 2008

SkyView 2MASS data back online

The 2MASS survey data are available again via SkyView.

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SkyView SDSS and 2MASS data availability

The SDSS server connection problems that were reported earlier this week have been resolved. However again due to connection problems with the remote system that provides the data, 2MASS survey data are unavailable via SkyView. We have been in touch … Continue reading

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SkyView SDSS data are unavailable

Sloan Digitized Sky Survey images are not available at this time due to problems connecting to the remote server that hosts the SDSS data. We are investigating the problem and apologize for any inconvenience.

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More SkyView LogLog scaling

The LogLog scaling that was the subject of a previous post has been added to the SkyView Query Form. Look for it as a Brightness Scaling option in the Other Options section.

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SkyView at the IVOA: SAMP

Last week the semi-annual International Virtual Observation Alliance (IVOA) meeting was held in Baltimore.  SkyView got a few mentions notably it’s library for transformation among world coordinate systems and a little bit when we saw a new version of the … Continue reading

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