3D Zodiac animation
unlike other AstroApp modules, all
the 3D animation sections require Java to be installed on your computer.
Go to http://java.com/
and click the Free Java Download
button. Then follow
java installation instructions.
To view 3D Animation of the Ecliptic
locations on Earth, expand the Utilities
menu and select
the 3D Zodiac Animation
To view 3D Animation of the Sun
traveling through Zodiac
signs, select the Utilities/3D Sun Animation
The animation windows have the following controls:
- Month - this is the starting month for animation.
- Time Freeze/Unfreeze - this button allows you to stop and resume
- Speed control - clicking the "+" button will
increase animation speed, '-' button will decrease
- The Map control is only available for the 3D Zodiac
Animation. Clicking anywhere on the map will change the