sloancone

SDSS conesearching tools via the CL or Python API. Return conesearch results, or simply check whether or not a location in the sky has been covered by SDSS..

Documentation for sloancone is hosted by Read the Docs ( development version and master version). The code lives on github. Please report any issues you find here.

Features

How to cite sloancone

If you use sloancone in your work, please cite using the following BibTeX entry:

@software{Young_sloancone,
    author = {Young, David R.},
    doi = {10.5281/zenodo.8038192},
    license = {GPL-3.0-only},
    title = ,
    url = {https://zenodo.org/doi/10.5281/zenodo.8038192}
}

API Reference

Modules

sloancone.commonutils

common tools used throughout package

sloancone.utKit

Unit testing tools

Classes

sloancone.check_coverage

The worker class for the check_coverage module

sloancone.cone_search

The worker class for the cone_search module

sloancone.image

The worker class for the image module

sloancone.sdss_square_search

The worker class for the sdss_square_search module

Functions

Release Notes

v0.4.3 - August 16, 2023

  • FIXED: Docs now building again on readthedocs

v0.4.2 - July 3, 2023

  • FIXED: Sloan URL endpoints changed again. Now updated.

v0.4.1 - May 20, 2022

  • FIXED: Sloan URL endpoints changed. Now updated.

v0.4.0 - May 6, 2020

  • enhancement: upgraded code to python 3