ST-x and FITS (CCD) image viewer

Version : Feb20-2002
Author(s) : Miroslav Broz (
License : GPL
Website :

Installs from Open Source Astronomy for Linux cd 1
Disk space required for installation is 270.83 Kb

This package is installed using rpm

After the package is installed it can be accessed using the command



A shortcut will be installed in the KDE/GNOME desktop menu system,
as an entry in the Astronomy submenu


CCDVIEW reads SBIG ST-x and FITS images (probably taken by CCD cameras) and displays them in Xwindow. It also may perform simple photometry, astrometry, display histogram, zoom window, star profiles, change color palettes, export GIF and PostScript.