Downloadable .msv Files

If you have MyStars! installed on your system, even just the demo version, the following files are saved 'MyStars! Views' files that can be opened and displayed by your program.

If you have created any of your own .msv file on your system by using MyStars!, you can upload your own .msv files to share with others. To do this, log into this website, and click the link at the bottom of this page, or by using the 'Add item to site' link in the menu.

Title Contributor Updated date Description Download
Chase Mercury Animation dpatte 2010-09-20 12:07

Open this file, and it will follow Mercury in animation as it chases through space in orbit around the sun.

Crux & Musca dpatte 2010-09-20 12:30

The Southern Cross - the sample file from our website.

Southern Orion dpatte 2010-09-20 12:32

Southern Orion - the sample file from our website.

Total Lunar Eclipse Animation 2010-12-20,21 dpatte 2010-09-24 12:57

Here is a view of the total lunar eclipse which will be visible from the Americas, 2010 Dec 20-21. It is set up to view from Ottawa, but you can load it then change to your own location for your own view.

Transit of Venus 2012 marvinthemartian 2012-06-27 13:51

This mvs shows the weird thing about the transit of Venus. I always picture that Venus cuts right across the surface of the sun from the left to the right. But when I looked at it, it started in the evening, it started on the to of the sun slightly to the right.