Gaia Sky data repository

This site contains the data packages available for Gaia Sky.

Instructions for manual download

In order to install any of the packages, just download it and extract the contents it in your data folder ($HOME/.local/share/gaiasky/data/ in Linux, $HOME/.gaiasky/data in Windows and macOS):


$ tar xzvf [archive_name].tar.gz -C ~/.local/share/gaiasky/data


$ tar xzvf [archive_name].tar.gz -C %homepath%/.gaiasky/data/


$ tar xzvf [archive_name].tar.gz -C ~/.gaiasky/data/

Gaia Sky will automatically detect the new files the next time it is started.

Data files

      Name                                                                           Last modified         Size
      basedata/                                                                      14-Jun-2021 11:51     -
      catalog/                                                                       16-Jun-2021 13:42     -
      clusters/                                                                      30-Oct-2020  9:27     -
      extra/                                                                         16-Dec-2020 20:22     -
      galaxies/                                                                      30-Oct-2020  9:45     -
      meshes/                                                                        30-Oct-2020 10:45     -
      nebulae/                                                                       16-Dec-2020 20:08     -
      tex/                                                                           23-Sep-2020  8:25     -