Fedora Astronomy brings a complete open source toolchain to both amateur and professional astronomers.
The Spin provides the Fedora KDE desktop enhanced with a complete scientific Python environment and the AstrOmatic software for data analysis. KStars was added to provide a full featured astrophotography tool. As KStars uses the INDI library to control equipment, various telescopes, cameras etc. are supported. Summarized, Fedora Astronomy provides a complete set of software, from the observation planning to the final results.
Astropy is a community python library for Astronomy to foster interoperability between astronomy packages.Learn More >
Kstars provides an accurate graphical simulation of the night sky, from any location on Earth, at any date and time.Learn More >
The free space simulation that lets you explore our universe in three dimensions.Learn More >
Allow you to visualize any planet aspect at any time. Include extended feature database and texture.Learn More >
Siril, a free astronomical image processing softwareLearn More >
The INDI Library is a cross-platform software designed for automation and control of astronomical instruments.Learn More >
A powerful image composition and graphic editing app, similar to Adobe® Photoshop™.Learn More >
Redshift adjusts the color temperature of your screen according to your surroundings.Learn More >
AstrOmatic is a set of astronomical pipeline software.Learn More >
Users and developers are available in the #fedora-astronomy IRC channel on irc.libera.chat for real-time chat.
Users and developers are also available on the mailing list at email@example.com.
Specific documentation is available at the Astronomy wiki page.
Sometimes you may encounter an issue with this spin that you can get help with using general Fedora support resources. A list of resources is available at the Fedora Get Help page.