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Paper: Chapter 4: Stand-alone Applications—Using Aladin in the Virtual Observatory
Volume: 382, The National Virtual Observatory: Tools and Techniques for Astronomical Research
Page: 37
Authors: McGlynn, T.A.
Abstract: This chapter presents a very brief overview of the Aladin tool used within the Virtual Observatory, amongst others, to view images and catalog data. This discussion is intended to help a new user begin to explore Aladin’s capabilities. Much more complete documentation is available in the Aladin online documentation at The chapter discusses Aladin version 3. Version 4 of Aladin has recently been released and has even more capabilities, but the features discussed here have not been changed.
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