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Virtual Observatory Services Distance API

The Virtual Observatory Services Distance API calculates the distance of celestial objects from Earth. Several methods of distance calculation are available including angular diameter, co-moving line of sight, co-moving transverse, and luminosity. This API can also calculate the distance modulus of an object or return the current distance of the Hubble telescope.

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Virtual Observatory Services Distance: Highlights

Summary
Space object distance calculator
Category
Science
Tags
Protocols
SOAP
Data Formats
XML
API home
http://voservices.net/Cosmology/ws_v1_0/Dista ... 

Virtual Observatory Services Distance: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
 
Service Endpoint
http://skyservice.pha.jhu.edu
WSDL
http://voservices.net/Cosmology/ws_v1_0/Dista ...

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
 
Developer Key Required
 
Account Required
 
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
voservices.net/  
Managed By
Virtual Observatory Services  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
 
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
 
Terms of Service
 

Security

Authentication Model
 
SSL Support
 
Read-only Without Login
 

Support

Vendor API Kits
 
Community API Kits
 
API Blog
 
Site Blog
 
API Forum
 
Developer Support
 
Console URL
 

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