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by N3cronium
16 Jun 2019 20:44
Forum: Mods and Addons
Topic: Solar System Upgrade (0990 Addon)
Replies: 6
Views: 937

Solar System Upgrade (0990 Addon)

1.- Titan Clouds New set of Textures for Titan that features the Hydrogen Cyanide vortex at its south pole https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/418502852202201109/589679479585243145/scr00001.png 2.- Neptune Clouds Height map based on the Diffuse texture to give the illusion of the cloud tops phot...
by N3cronium
14 Jun 2019 19:49
Forum: Space Journeys
Topic: Image Dump
Replies: 2496
Views: 309790

Image Dump

Here's a bunch of screenshots from version 0.9.8.0e.
by N3cronium
03 Jun 2019 16:41
Forum: Feedback and Suggestions
Topic: General questions about SpaceEngine
Replies: 520
Views: 74337

General questions about SpaceEngine

29293  Gulliver's Travels, the writer made predictions about the Martian moons that turned out to be relatively accurate! That's an awesome story. I heard that since the time of Galileo it was speculated that Mars had two moons, there was no observation to support the statement but rather a numerol...
by N3cronium
03 Jun 2019 15:57
Forum: Feedback and Suggestions
Topic: General questions about SpaceEngine
Replies: 520
Views: 74337

General questions about SpaceEngine

Don't forget about Neptune's moon Triton! Triton is the only known moon that is tidally locked and has a retrograde motion.
by N3cronium
03 Jun 2019 14:13
Forum: Feedback and Suggestions
Topic: General questions about SpaceEngine
Replies: 520
Views: 74337

General questions about SpaceEngine

29276 Is every moon in Space Engine in a synchronous orbit with it's planet, like the Earth's moon? Shouldn't some moons have a rotation that is a different speed than their orbit around their planet which makes the planet rise and set? Almost all moons in reality will be tidally locked to their pa...
by N3cronium
30 May 2019 19:04
Forum: Space Journeys
Topic: Strange sightings
Replies: 183
Views: 38307

Strange sightings

ImageThis is a ridiculously close binary planet system consisting of an ice giant and a very dense desert. The ice giant's Roche limit is only around 22,000 km, just half of the desert's semi major axis of around 44,000 km.
by N3cronium
18 Apr 2019 18:06
Forum: Space Journeys
Topic: Image Dump
Replies: 2496
Views: 309790

Image Dump

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Brown dwarfs are beautiful
by N3cronium
10 Apr 2019 18:24
Forum: Mods and Addons
Topic: COMMUNITY ADDON - Catalog Fixes for SE
Replies: 123
Views: 36773

COMMUNITY ADDON - Catalog Fixes for SE

Updated Makemake's mass and rotation period, from https://arxiv.org/abs/1904.03679 : Remove "Makemake" {ParentBody "Sol"} DwarfPlanet "Makemake/(136472) Makemake/2005 FY9" { ParentBody     "Sol" AsterType      "Cubewano" Radius          717 Mass     ...
by N3cronium
09 Apr 2019 19:20
Forum: Space Journeys
Topic: Image Dump
Replies: 2496
Views: 309790

Image Dump

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by N3cronium
06 Apr 2019 17:14
Forum: Space Journeys
Topic: SE Object Extremes
Replies: 235
Views: 42946

SE Object Extremes

largest star ive ever seen in the game, but there could be an even larger one out there https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/544680631909613568/564144490491936781/SpaceEngine_1920x1017_4_6_2019_1_47_40_PM.png Can you tell me the star's diameter? In your image, you're only showing the system diame...
by N3cronium
30 Mar 2019 16:11
Forum: Space Journeys
Topic: Image Dump
Replies: 2496
Views: 309790

Image Dump

A deep purple temperate terra with life
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by N3cronium
28 Mar 2019 12:42
Forum: Development
Topic: Work progress 0.990
Replies: 1451
Views: 427300

Work progress 0.990

The new surface terrain looks amazing! I'm glad to hear that the generated terrain crashing has been fixed.
by N3cronium
25 Mar 2019 14:36
Forum: Space Journeys
Topic: Image Dump
Replies: 2496
Views: 309790

Image Dump

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by N3cronium
25 Mar 2019 13:56
Forum: Space Journeys
Topic: Image Dump
Replies: 2496
Views: 309790

Image Dump

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by N3cronium
25 Mar 2019 13:28
Forum: Space Journeys
Topic: Strange sightings
Replies: 183
Views: 38307

Strange sightings

Ah great, more broken catalogued star systems. Apparently GQ Lupi and its planet are both Y-class brown dwarfs that look like glitched black holes. The size of the star appears to change in size when you move close to it... odd. I'm not sure if this also happens to other people though.
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