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Other Services that Use Skyview
This page lists other interfaces and web sites that display SkyView
images and provide additional functionality
The Aladin Interactive Sky Atlas
is an interactive software sky atlas created by
the Centre de Données astronomiques de Strasbourg (CDS). This Java
application allows the user to
visualize digitized images of any part of the sky, to superimpose entries from
astronomical catalogs or personal, user data files, and to interactively
access related data and information from the Simbad database and Vizier
service for all known objects in the field. Information and downloads can
be found at the CDS web
SAOImage DS9 is an astronomical imaging and data visualization application. DS9 supports FITS images and binary tables, multiple frame buffers, region manipulation, and many scale algorithms and
colormaps. It provides for easy communication with external analysis tasks and is highly configurable and extensible via XPA and SAMP.
DS9 is available at Harvard/CfA
If you have software that uses SkyView and would like to have it listed here, please let us know.
Direct all questions regarding SkyView to our Feedback Page
SkyView has been developed with generous support from the NASA AISR
and ADP programs (P.I. Thomas A. McGlynn)
under the auspices of the High Energy
Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center (HEASARC) at the NASA/
Astrophysics Science Division.
We gratefully acknowledge the support of NASA and contributors
of SkyView surveys.