NASA JPL Development Ephemerides (DE405)

DE405 covers 1599-12-09 to 2201-02-20. Referred to the International Celestial Reference Frame.


Updated 13 Jan 2022

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The JPL planetary ephemerides are saved as files of Chebyshev polynomials fit to the Cartesian positions and velocities of the planets, Sun, and Moon, typically in 32-day intervals. The positions are integrated in astronomical units (au), but with polynomials stored in units of kilometers.
Standish, E.M.: 1998, "JPL Planetary and Lunar Ephemerides, DE405/LE405",JPL IOM 312.F-98-048.

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Meysam Mahooti (2023). NASA JPL Development Ephemerides (DE405) (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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The DE405 full matrix is added.

test_JPL405eph.m and JPL_Eph_DE405.m are modified.

Title is changed.

The image is added.

Description is updated.
Revised on 2016-11-28.