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 (defaults to $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/                                                                      05-Jun-2024  9:41     -
      catalog/                                                                       03-Nov-2022 15:33     -
      clusters/                                                                      24-Mar-2023 11:06     -
      extra/                                                                         07-Feb-2022  9:37     -
      galaxies/                                                                      23-May-2023 14:43     -
      meshes/                                                                        14-Jun-2022 14:29     -
      nebulae/                                                                       09-Apr-2024 16:03     -
      sphericalmirror/                                                               04-Apr-2023 10:37     -
      systems/                                                                       17-Apr-2024 10:06     -
      tex/                                                                           05-Jun-2024  9:34     -
      vt/                                                                            01-Feb-2023 15:53     -