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by fxmodels
26 Jul 2019 08:56
Forum: Troubleshooting and Solutions
Topic: Troubleshooting and bug reports - SpaceEngine 0.9.8.0
Replies: 1449
Views: 202718

Troubleshooting and bug reports - SpaceEngine 0.9.8.0

30833 I cant create new topics for some reason, perhaps because I am new to the forum? But that isnt the issue.. I have noticed and couldnt find mention of it (I looked), that SE has incorrect distances to stars in some cases that off pretty badly. SIrius in SE is shown to be 6.26 ly away. Its 8.6 ...
by fxmodels
26 Jul 2019 07:44
Forum: Troubleshooting and Solutions
Topic: Troubleshooting and bug reports - SpaceEngine 0.9.8.0
Replies: 1449
Views: 202718

Troubleshooting and bug reports - SpaceEngine 0.9.8.0

SIrius in SE is shown to be 6.26 ly away. Its 8.6 in reality Procyon is shown to be 9.56 ly when its really over 11ly away.. So how can I go about fixing erroneous distances? I am willing to make it a task I do on an update basis to repair the star catalogs. I love to use SE in m astronomy lectures...
by fxmodels
26 Jul 2019 07:42
Forum: Troubleshooting and Solutions
Topic: Troubleshooting and bug reports - SpaceEngine 0.9.8.0
Replies: 1449
Views: 202718

Troubleshooting and bug reports - SpaceEngine 0.9.8.0

  a silly question:

I cannot seem to post a new topic but only reply to existing topics. Is this because I am a new user? I only see "post reply" in the forums,

I use SE in my lectures around the world in Astronomy and love this program... Would love to contribute somehow.

Marc Dantonio
by fxmodels
26 Jul 2019 07:06
Forum: Troubleshooting and Solutions
Topic: Troubleshooting and bug reports - SpaceEngine 0.9.8.0
Replies: 1449
Views: 202718

Troubleshooting and bug reports - SpaceEngine 0.9.8.0

I cant create new topics for some reason, perhaps because I am new to the forum? But that isnt the issue.. I have noticed and couldnt find mention of it (I looked), that SE has incorrect distances to stars in some cases that off pretty badly. SIrius in SE is shown to be 6.26 ly away. Its 8.6 in real...
by fxmodels
24 Jul 2019 08:31
Forum: Troubleshooting and Solutions
Topic: Troubleshooting and bug reports - SpaceEngine 0.990
Replies: 443
Views: 19446

Troubleshooting and bug reports - SpaceEngine 0.990

I cant post a new topic so I have to add on to whatever thread there is so sorry for that up front. I posted about a blue hypergiant star that was near the Sun. Turns out it was likely an erroneous addition to the add on called BinaryStars Update1 SE0978.pak. Dont use this add on... It has this fake...
by fxmodels
24 Jul 2019 08:16
Forum: Feedback and Suggestions
Topic: General suggestions for SpaceEngine
Replies: 1204
Views: 195515

General suggestions for SpaceEngine

I cannot post a new topic so I have to ask here... Why is there an apparent mag -13 Blue Hypergiant near the Solar System in SE?? This star doesnt exist. NO other star is app mag -13, brighter than the moon .. Absolute mag yes but Apparent mag no way... Anybody have a clue how to get rid of this thi...