How to Install astrometry-data-2mass-06 in Ubuntu 18.04

Install astrometry-data-2mass-06 by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install astrometry-data-2mass-06

Description: 2MASS index files downloader (16'-22')

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 4206 index files from the 2MASS survey containing skymarks of sizes 16 arcminutes to 22 arcminutes from The installation requires a working internet connection.


Version: 1.1

Section: multiverse/science