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Xplns is a free astronomy simulation software written specifically for Unix. It reproduces real starry sky on your display of X Window System. It calculates the position of many celestial objects accurately. You can enjoy the past and future sky on the desk top as if you have traveled all around the world.

Current Version:   3.2.0

License Type:   Free for Non-Commercial Use

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Source Code Availability:   No

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  • Debian Package:   No
  • RedHat RPM Package:   No
  • Other Packages:   Yes, from Home Site

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Linux/ix86 (libc5), FreeBSD (aout)

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