JPL/Horizons Parser for Stellarium


This site provides an automatic parsing of an JPL/Horizons output for an astronomical object (e.g. a comet) and its representation in Stellarium. You can directly copy and paste the result in your ssystem.ini in the data folder of stellarium.

If you have no clue what to do here, please refer to the Wiki page of Stellarium for importing comet data.


Please paste here the output from JPL/Horizons


Warning: This comet description is only accurate for the time provided to JPL/Horizons.

Technical Details about this Parser

This parser is completely written in JavaScript and the whole webpage is on GitHUB and is licensed under the GPL.