flash animation

Declination Ranges Simulator

Shows how an observer's latitude determines the circumpolar, rise and set, and never rise regions in the sky.

Usage Instructions

Running this animation on your computer...

  1. right-click to download latsim.swf and latsim.html to the same directory
  2. open the html file in a browser to run the animation

Linking to this animation...

  1. copy and paste the code below into your webpage or blog:
    Text Link HTML:
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    Image Link HTML:

Putting this animation on your website...

  1. upload latsim.swf to the same directory as your webpage
  2. copy and paste the following code into your webpage:
    Embed HTML: