Difference: StewartBoogertPhotometry20171027 (2 vs. 3)

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Star Field Simulation:

First a random position function was made for a variable canvas size and number of stars. At this point, the stars are just points.

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Star Finder

Attempted the flood fill algorithm.

Original image


Star finder:


The next sext is to do the the averaging of box pixels so I can get a appropriate background and threshold for the algorthim.

META FILEATTACHMENT attachment="Position_of_Stars_Example.png" attr="" comment="Positions of simulated stars example scatter plot" date="1508680622" name="Position_of_Stars_Example.png" path="Position of Stars Example.png" size="33206" user="zavc984" version="2"
META FILEATTACHMENT attachment="FirstStar.fits" attr="" comment="" date="1508951344" name="FirstStar.fits" path="FirstStar.fits" size="83520" user="zavc984" version="1"
META FILEATTACHMENT attachment="FirstStar.png" attr="" comment="Image of first simulated star. Monte Carlo not implemented yet. - png image" date="1508951604" name="FirstStar.png" path="FirstStar.png" size="540" user="zavc984" version="1"
META FILEATTACHMENT attachment="20Stars.png" attr="" comment="Image with 20 stars" date="1508954227" name="20Stars.png" path="20Stars.png" size="13379" user="zavc984" version="1"
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META FILEATTACHMENT attachment="Alpha0Starfinder.png" attr="" comment="" date="1509065849" name="Alpha0Starfinder.png" path="Alpha0Starfinder.png" size="225418" user="zavc160" version="1"
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