Better atmospheric simulation

Registered by gzotti on 2017-10-22

The atmosphere model is good but can be improved.
- integrated light pollution model (Garstang?)
- use SQM values instead of - or in addition to - Bortle scale
- possibly simulate alien atmospheres (Mars, Titan, ...?)

Blueprint information

Status:
Not started
Approver:
None
Priority:
Low
Drafter:
gzotti
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
None
Definition:
Discussion
Series goal:
Accepted for 1.x
Implementation:
Unknown
Milestone target:
milestone icon 1.1.0

Sprints

Whiteboard

This is not needed for V1.0, but can be implemented during Stellarium 1.x series.

See discussion on SQM https://sourceforge.net/p/stellarium/discussion/278769/thread/9b4bf19a/?limit=25
See alien atmosphere question https://answers.launchpad.net/stellarium/+question/659674
Some conversions: http://www.unihedron.com/projects/darksky/NELM2BCalc.html

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Work Items

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