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Space

This series will highlight open-source astrodynamics tools, comment on technical space & astrodynamics news, and present some fun niche astrodynamics topics.

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NASA JPL's Automated HORIZONS Interface

Oct 27, 20216 min read

Overview NASA provides fantastic tools that are available for personal use – one such tool is NASA JPL's HORIZONS. HORIZONS allows users to request positions, velocities, and physical attributes for thousands of bodies in our solar system. Users c...