Class GalacticCoordinateSystem

  extended by skyview.geometry.CoordinateSystem
      extended by skyview.geometry.csys.GalacticCoordinateSystem
All Implemented Interfaces:, Component

public class GalacticCoordinateSystem
extends CoordinateSystem
implements Component

The class defining Galactic coordinate system.

See Also:
Serialized Form

Field Summary
Fields inherited from class skyview.geometry.CoordinateSystem
B1950, Galactic, ICRS, J2000
Constructor Summary
Method Summary
 java.lang.String getDescription()
          Get a description of the object.
 java.lang.String getName()
          Get the name of this object.
 Rotater getRotater()
          Return the rotation associated with the coordinate system.
Methods inherited from class skyview.geometry.CoordinateSystem
factory, factory, getSphereDistorter
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait

Constructor Detail


public GalacticCoordinateSystem()
Method Detail


public java.lang.String getName()
Get the name of this object.

Specified by:
getName in interface Component


public java.lang.String getDescription()
Get a description of the object.

Specified by:
getDescription in interface Component


public Rotater getRotater()
Return the rotation associated with the coordinate system.

Specified by:
getRotater in class CoordinateSystem