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High level orbital mechanics package.

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Build Status PyPI Version Python Version MIT License

Orbital is a high level orbital mechanics package for Python.


$ pip install orbitalpy


from orbital import earth, KeplerianElements, Maneuver, plot

from scipy.constants import kilo
import matplotlib.pyplot as plt

orbit = KeplerianElements.with_altitude(1000 * kilo, body=earth)
man = Maneuver.hohmann_transfer_to_altitude(10000 * kilo)
plot(orbit, title='Maneuver 1', maneuver=man)
Example plot

Example plot


For more information, view the documentation online.

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