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    Re: Constellations
    From: Bill Noyce
    Date: 2004 Nov 22, 11:28 -0500

    I found this site:
    
    that may help you ... "Constellations.zip" seems to contain the list
    of segments between named stars in line_starnames.dat (traditional)
    or starnames_rey.dat (for the H.A.Rey outlines, which I like a lot).
            -- Bill
    
    -----Original Message-----
    From: Navigation Mailing List
    [mailto:NAVIGATION-L{at}LISTSERV.WEBKAHUNA.COM] On Behalf Of Michael Dorl
    Sent: Monday, November 22, 2004 10:44 AM
    To: NAVIGATION-L{at}LISTSERV.WEBKAHUNA.COM
    Subject: Constellations
    
    
    Does anyone know of a good on line source for maps of the
    constellations?
    
    Ideally , I'd like a line drawing showing each star in the tradition
    line figure with the star's id (greek letter or number). A plus would be
    common names (but not in place of id) and HR catalog number.
    Coordinates are not needed, I can get them else where.
    
    I've found decent maps of some constellations scattered over many sites
    but no good single source.  Most maps are too small to read, lack some
    data, or are incomplete in some way.
    
    It's probably too much to hope for (Christmas is in the offing) but if
    anyone has a list of the line segments making up the constellations, I'd
    like to have it. :-)
    
    TIA, Michael
    
    
    

       
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