sbpy is an Astropy affiliated package for small-body planetary astronomy.
For an overview on the expected structure and functionality of
refer to the About sbpy page; the Status Page page provides an overview on
the implementation status of all modules and functions.
The development of
sbpy is expected to conclude with version 1.0 in 2024.
Data Structures: Orbits, Ephemerides, Observations, and Physical Properties¶
Photometry and Spectroscopy¶
- Spectral Standards and Photometric Calibration (
- Spectroscopy Module (
- Spectroscopy Sources Module (
- Photometry Module (
External packages that have been modified as part of
- Contributing to sbpy
- Design Principles
sbpy is supported by NASA Planetary Data Archiving, Restoration, and Tools
(PDART) Grant Numbers 80NSSC18K0987 and 80NSSC22K0143.
If you use
sbpy in your work, please acknowledge it by citing
and also please consider using the bib reference tracking system to properly acknowledge and reference the methods you used in the preparation of your manuscript.
sbpy Team is introduced here.