Install astrometry-data-2mass-01 by entering the following commands in the terminal:
sudo apt update sudo apt install astrometry-data-2mass-01
Astrometry.net 2MASS index files downloader (2.8'-4')
The astrometry engine will take any image and return the astrometry world coordinate system (WCS), a standards-based description of the transformation between image coordinates and sky coordinates. . This package downloads the 4201 index files from the 2MASS survey containing skymarks of sizes 2.8 arcminutes to 4 arcminutes from data.astrometry.net. The installation requires a working internet connection.