Archive for May, 2012

Python HTML colors

In an earlier post, I have discussed about new color tables in Python. There are, however, many other default color in python that one can use. These are HTML standard colors.

The above image shows only a selection of the whole HTML colors.

To use them in your python scripts, simply use the color name, e.g. color=’DarkOrange’, like other standard Python colors.

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Big dipper  or the Ursa major is one of the most famous constellation in the northern hemisphere.  The Polaris is at the lower right corner. The ursa minor constellation is also seen at the lower right. This photo, captured on July 05, 2009,  is a composite photo of 20 exposures (10 seconds each). As usual, I used a Canon EOS 400D camera without tracking. The reduction and processing was done using Iris.

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