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Failed to plate solve today.

mxcoppell
24 Nov, 2018 04:37
Dear Astrobin,

I was not able to plate solve my uploaded revision. - https://www.astrobin.com/378030/G/
A couple of attempts have been made: switch back and forth between blind solve and hinted solve, reload revisions. But nothing helped.

What more could be tried?

Thanks!
smile
mxcoppell
24 Nov, 2018 07:20
Well, I let the plate-solving run for 4 hours arleady. And it's still going. Is there a way that I could stop it? I am okay to have a version that is not plate-solved.
siovene
24 Nov, 2018 07:41
Seems like Astrometry.net (on which AstroBin depends for plate-solving images) is experiencing problems. Do give it some time to try again.
Otherwise you can disable plate-solving using the Edit menu on top of your image.
mxcoppell
24 Nov, 2018 16:41
Salvatore Iovene
Seems like Astrometry.net (on which AstroBin depends for plate-solving images) is experiencing problems. Do give it some time to try again.Otherwise you can disable plate-solving using the Edit menu on top of your image.

Salvatore, I think it's not only Astrometry.net. I did 2 tests this morning again and it's still the same issue - I think the task was not even submitted to Astrometry.NET. The Job ID is always None.

Could you help to manually stop the plate solving on this picture?  https://www.astrobin.com/378030/G/

And I didn't figure out how to "Disable Plate Solving" by myself. Only choices I have is blind/non-blind solving.

Thanks!
siovene
24 Nov, 2018 16:55
The fact that the job is None means that Astrometry API failed early on and didn't even accept the job submission. I will check the logs and see if there's anything I can do!

And oh you're right, you cannot completely turn off platesolving unless you change image type from deep sky to something else.
siovene
24 Nov, 2018 23:22
I think I have figured out what the issue is, and I'll try to fix it tonight (not sure, as it's already past midnight) or tomorrow at the latest.
siovene
25 Nov, 2018 00:19
1:20 AM problem solved! Good night smile
mxcoppell
25 Nov, 2018 00:40
Confirmed! Thanks Salvatore! smile
NeedMoreCoffee
10 Dec, 2018 02:36
I'm having the same problem with images I posted a couple of hours ago:

https://www.astrobin.com/380425/?nc=user

https://www.astrobin.com/380428/?nc=user

Thanks for any help!
 
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