BUILT-IN WOLFRAM LANGUAGE SYMBOL

CelestialSystem

CelestialSystem
is an option for SunPosition, MoonPosition, and related functions that specifies the coordinate system to use for the results.

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  • Typical settings for CelestialSystem include:
  • "Horizon"returns results as a pair of altitude/azimuth values
    "Equatorial"returns results as a pair of right ascension/declination values
  • The typical default setting for CelestialSystem is .

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Specify that the results should be in equatorial coordinates:

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Specify that the results should be in horizon coordinates:

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Introduced in 2014
(10.0)