Re: Astrometry service

From: Allen Thomson via Seesat-l <seesat-l_at_satobs.org>
Date: Sun, 29 Jun 2014 14:18:10 -0700
I haven't used the service myself, but does it read attached Exif data and provide time and other such useful information(*) if present?

(*) Like GPS location and time!  I have a little Casio point-and-shoot Exilim EX-H20G that does that and love it for the non-astronomical uses to which it's suited.



On Sunday, June 29, 2014 6:20 AM, Björn Gimle <bjorn.gimle_at_gmail.com> wrote:
 

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>2014-06-29 13:13 GMT+02:00 Björn Gimle <bjorn.gimle_at_gmail.com>:
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>>Very useful indeed ! During a photo session I have often ended up with images without the expected target, but with something else, found long after my notes have been discarded, or something detected in a different part of the sky.
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>>I fail to identify stars in many of these. My initial attempt at Astronomy.net solved my test submission in 37s, and presented lots of useful result files. 
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>>2014-06-25 14:33 GMT+02:00 Allen Thomson via Seesat-l <seesat-l_at_satobs.org>:
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>>>http://nova.astrometry.net/
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>>>Possibly of use to satellite watchers....
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