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GAIA DR3 January 17 2024

The GAIA data release 3 can now be used with Skychart. The data used by the program are very similar to EDR3, but it now use a faster file format for the faint stars.

GAIA EDR3 December 17 2020

The GAIA early data release 3 is now available and can be used with Skychart

Version 4.2.1 November 24 2019

Version 4.2 October 17 2019

GAIA DR2 June 11 2018

The second GAIA data release is now available and can be used with Skychart

A new look for Skychart October 2 2017

Version 4.0 March 19 2017

GAIA DR1 September 15 2016

The first GAIA data release is now available and can be used with Skychart

USNO-B1.0 Catalog July 11 2015

You can now download the full USNO-B1.0 catalog for use with Skychart or other software.

Version 3.10 March 29 2014

Wiki update November 13 2013

Change to the Wiki setting regarding the translations.

Version 3.8 March 9 2013

UCAC4 Catalog September 30 2012

A new version of the UCAC catalog is available.

Version 3.6 March 3 2012

The NOMAD catalog November 19 2011

Another “billion stars” catalog to use with Cartes du Ciel

Version 3.4 September 3 2011

This version add some long awaited addition.

Version 3.2 October 10 2010

Finally the stable version is available.

PPMXL Catalog September 12 2010

Want even more stars ?

UCAC3 Catalog October 3 2009

A new catalog ideal for star chart.

Version 3 beta 0.1.6 February 7 2009

Last beta before a stable version.

Version 3 beta 0.1.4 Dec-30-2007

Result of one year of development.

Version 3 beta 0.1.2 Dec-23-2006

Program translation and online pictures.

New web pages Oct-16-2006

The Cartes du Ciel web was changed to help users contributions.

Version 3 beta 0.1.0 Feb-26-2006

First beta version and compiler change, we now use Lazarus / FreePascal!

Version 3 alpha 0.0.9 Nov-27-2005

Improved user interface with more functions

Version 3 alpha 0.0.8 Jun-07-2005

This version add a lot of usability with new menu, button bar and functions.

Version 3 alpha 0.0.7 Jan-23-2005

Improved star display and picture database.

Version 3 alpha 0.0.6 May-26-2004

This version add telescope control.

Version 3 alpha 0.0.5 Jan-06-2004

Add comet database, labels, more printing functions.

Version 3 alpha 0.0.4 Dec-18-2003

This version add the support for an asteroid database.

More catalog for Linux Jun-29-2003

More catalog are now available in ZIP format to allow installation on Linux system.

Version 3 alpha 0.0.3 Jun-29-2003

A new alpha version is now available to play during the Summer.

Version 3 alpha 0.0.2 Jan-13-2003

This new alpha version is now a useable simple planetarium.

The version 3 alpha 0.0.1 is available! Dec-16-2002

This is the first alpha version, the development of the program is still in progress.

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