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astral 0.9

Calculations for the position of the sun and moon.

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This is ‘astral’ a Python module which calculates

  • Times for various positions of the sun: dawn, sunrise, solar noon, sunset, dusk, solar elevation, solar azimuth and rahukaalam.
  • The phase of the moon.

For documentation see the

Version Description
  • Added a method to calculate the date and time when the sun is at a specific elevation, for either a rising or a setting sun.
  • Added daylight and night methods to Location and Astral classes.
  • Rahukaalam methods now return a tuple.


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