Aladin v8

The Strasbourg Astronomical Data Center has announced an update to the interactive software sky atlas, Aladin (version 8).

Aladin version 8 improvements mainly address global all sky features: Hierarchical Progressive Survey tools (HiPS) and Multi-Order Coverage map tools (MOC). Used in conjunction with Aladin Lite (web version), Aladin provides an efficient framework for managing, displaying, comparing, and analyzing data from large astronomical data surveys.

To download the latest version and read about other features, see http://aladin.u-strasbg.fr/aladin.gml

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