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Application NameGalileo's Jupiter
ScreenSolar System
Screenshot
Starry Messenger
DescriptionAnimated page of Galileo's 1610 book "The Starry Messenger".
ApplicationCustom S2PLOT
Main Controls
  1. < spacebar > = Toggle through sequence as follows:
    1. Animation of "stars"
    2. Animation with moon names
    3. Jupiter moons as images
    4. Back to the start (stop animation)
  2. Right mouse click to select a moon when shown as image (scales up satellite)
  3. Shift-Esc = Quit
KeywordsJupiter, Telescope
AudienceAll
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