The ephemeris window allows you to display the longitudes of luminaries, lunations, planets, dark moons, lunar nodes and the 5 main asteroids.
Date (month year)
Click on the date to change it.
The pointer will ask you to type a new date (month year).
Confirm your choice by clicking on "OK".
To cancel and display the date again, click on the title "period".
5 time periods
can be selected by clicking on the key that corresponds to :
1 month Positions of all the planetary elements, each day of the month. Lunations are displayed with symbols of lunar phases.
6 months Positions each week (over 7 months).
12 months Positions every two weeks (over a year).
2 years Positions each month (over 2 years).
12 years Positions displayed every 6 months (over 12 years, starting with Jupiter).
The display of these periods can be preselected by using the 5 submenus "Ephemeris" from the menu "sky".
The lists of planetary positions are all calculated at midnight (Time Unit).
Dark Moon, mean | corrected | true
You can display the mean, corrected or true Dark Moon by clicking one of the three corresponding keys.
Tropical | SVP | Ayanamsa
You can select the zodiac reference by clicking the corresponding zodiac :
Tropical Longitudes are calculated at the vernal point. This option corresponds to a "classic" calculation when it comes to occidental astrology that deals with zodiac signs défined by seasons.
Ayanamsa et SVPLongitudes are displayed on the sidereal zodiac, i.e the stars zodiac (or constellations). These options correspond to calculations when it comes to oriental or sidereal astrology, according to two references Ayanamsa and SVP.
Middle lateral edges (left and right invisibles)
Click the left and right areas (big lateral red squares of the picture above) to move back or forward of a period of time.
links on the grey inferior bar
You can move the date back or forward by clicking one of the corresponding links for the date (year month).
Hot keys : bottom left arrow to move back and top right arrow to move forward.