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-This addon includes Saturn, Patrick Murris's PlanetaryRings plugin, moons, feature names, and some physical properties of the rings.+This addon includes Saturn, Patrick Murris's Planetary Rings plugin, moons, feature names, and some physical properties of the rings.
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 +''Note: To use the Ring Labels in World Wind 1.4, you must set Vertical Exaggeration to 1.0x.''
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 +'''[http://www.celestialmuse.org/pangloss/Saturn_Addon/Saturn_Addon_1.3.exe Saturn v1.3 Installer]'''
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===Version 1.1=== ===Version 1.1===
This version updates the Saturn addon with newer Cassini imagery of the moons. It also includes the Planetary Rings plugin for World Wind 1.4.<br /> This version updates the Saturn addon with newer Cassini imagery of the moons. It also includes the Planetary Rings plugin for World Wind 1.4.<br />
-If you have already installed Saturn 1.0, just download the update. 
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-''Note: There is a known problem with the Ring Labels in World Wind 1.4.'' 
===Version 1.2=== ===Version 1.2===
Updated with new images and newly named surface features on several moons. Updated with new images and newly named surface features on several moons.
The Ring Labels layer requires that vertical exaggeration be set to 1.0x. Since there isn't any elevation data for this system, that shouldn't cause any problems. The Ring Labels layer requires that vertical exaggeration be set to 1.0x. Since there isn't any elevation data for this system, that shouldn't cause any problems.
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 +===Version 1.3===
 +This version includes the newest surface maps for Saturn's moons, minor placename updates and vectors of Titan's winds.
===Usage=== ===Usage===
-To view Saturn either double click the World Wind Saturn desktop icon or select Saturn in World Winds File menu.+To view Saturn, select Saturn in World Wind's '''File''' menu.
Currently the additional ring data consists of: Currently the additional ring data consists of:
*Schematic ring diagram *Schematic ring diagram
-*Ring Temperature 
*Radio wave transmittance *Radio wave transmittance
-*A-Ring Particle Size 
-*A-Ring Composition 
These are activated by selecting the appropriate ring map in the PlanetaryRings cofiguration in Layer Manger (right-click PlanetaryRings and select properties, then choose the desired ring texture). Legends for these are turned on in 'Ring Legends' in Layer Manager. These are activated by selecting the appropriate ring map in the PlanetaryRings cofiguration in Layer Manger (right-click PlanetaryRings and select properties, then choose the desired ring texture). Legends for these are turned on in 'Ring Legends' in Layer Manager.
===Links=== ===Links===
-*[http://forum.worldwindcentral.com/showthread.php?t=19284 World Wind Forums Thread]+*[http://www.celestialmuse.org/pangloss/Saturn_Addon/Saturn_Addon_1.3.exe Saturn v1.3 Installer]
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 +*[http://forum.worldwindcentral.com/showthread.php?t=21265 World Wind Forums Thread]
 +*[http://forum.worldwindcentral.com/showthread.php?t=19284 v1.2 forum thread]
*[http://forum.worldwindcentral.com/showthread.php?t=9616 v1.1 forum thread] *[http://forum.worldwindcentral.com/showthread.php?t=9616 v1.1 forum thread]
-*[http://sydney.freeearthfoundation.com/dsbaker/Saturn_Addon_1.2.exe Saturn v1.2] 
-*[http://www.celestialmuse.org/pangloss/Saturn_Addon/Saturn_Addon_1.1.exe Saturn v1.1 Add-on (91.3 MB)] 
-*[http://www.celestialmuse.org/pangloss/Saturn_Addon/Saturn_Update_1.1.exe Update v1.0 to v1.1 (45.8MB)] 
*[[Add-on:Planetary Rings|Planetary Rings page]] *[[Add-on:Planetary Rings|Planetary Rings page]]

Revision as of 19:57, 11 April 2009

Saturn
Saturn
Saturn
Developer Pangloss
Latest release 1.2 / 2008-05-29
License Free for non-commercial use
Web site PanglossTech Home

This addon includes Saturn, Patrick Murris's Planetary Rings plugin, moons, feature names, and some physical properties of the rings.

Note: To use the Ring Labels in World Wind 1.4, you must set Vertical Exaggeration to 1.0x.


Saturn v1.3 Installer


Contents

Version 1.1

This version updates the Saturn addon with newer Cassini imagery of the moons. It also includes the Planetary Rings plugin for World Wind 1.4.

Version 1.2

Updated with new images and newly named surface features on several moons. The Ring Labels layer requires that vertical exaggeration be set to 1.0x. Since there isn't any elevation data for this system, that shouldn't cause any problems.

Version 1.3

This version includes the newest surface maps for Saturn's moons, minor placename updates and vectors of Titan's winds.

Usage

To view Saturn, select Saturn in World Wind's File menu.

Currently the additional ring data consists of:

  • Schematic ring diagram
  • Radio wave transmittance

These are activated by selecting the appropriate ring map in the PlanetaryRings cofiguration in Layer Manger (right-click PlanetaryRings and select properties, then choose the desired ring texture). Legends for these are turned on in 'Ring Legends' in Layer Manager.

Links

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