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CatEntry Structure

Structure to hold astrometric catalogue data

Namespace:  ASCOM.Astrometry
Assembly:  ASCOM.Astrometry (in ASCOM.Astrometry.dll) Version: 6.0.0.0 (6.4.0.2624)
Syntax
public struct CatEntry

The CatEntry type exposes the following members.

Methods
  NameDescription
Public methodToString (Inherited from ValueType.)
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Fields
  NameDescription
Public fieldCatalog
3-character catalog designator.
Public fieldDec
Mean declination [degrees].
Public fieldParallax
Parallax [arcseconds].
Public fieldProMoDec
Proper motion in declination [arcseconds per century].
Public fieldProMoRA
Proper motion in RA [seconds of time per century].
Public fieldRA
Mean right ascension [hours].
Public fieldRadialVelocity
Radial velocity [kilometers per second]
Public fieldStarName
Name of star.
Public fieldStarNumber
Integer identifier assigned to star.
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Remarks
The astrometric catalog data for a star; equator and equinox and units will depend on the catalog. While this structure can be used as a generic container for catalog data, all high-level NOVAS-C functions require J2000.0 catalog data with FK5-type units (shown in square brackets below).
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