# Galactic¶

class astropy.coordinates.Galactic(*args, **kwargs)[source] [edit on github]

Galactic Coordinates.

Parameters: representation : BaseRepresentation or None A representation object or None to have no data (or use the other keywords) l : Angle, optional, must be keyword The Galactic longitude for this object (b must also be given and representation must be None). b : Angle, optional, must be keyword The Galactic latitude for this object (l must also be given and representation must be None). distance : Quantity, optional, must be keyword The Distance for this object along the line-of-sight.

Attributes Summary

Attributes Documentation

default_representation
frame_specific_representation_info
name = 'galactic'