hi8

    0.1.2 • Public • Published


    hi8
    hi8

    See Earth from Himawari-8 on your desktop every 10 minutes.

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    About

    "Himawari" (ひまわり) is Japanese for "sunflower". 🌻

    Himawari 8 is a geostationary weather satellite deployed by the Japan Meteorological Agency. It takes photographs of Earth every 10 minutes.

    hi8 is a macOS menubar app that sets the latest image from Himawari-8 as your desktop background every 10 minutes.

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    This project is alpha quality, please report any bugs! and maybe fix them! 😁

    Install

    For now, you can install hi8 via npm.

    npm install -g hi8
    

    In the future, hi8 will be packaged as an app and downloadable via the releases page.

    Warning: requires ⚡️ magick ⚡️

    If you have homebrew installed, you can brew install imagemagick graphicsmagick.

    If you know of a better (dependency-free) way to process the images (or package imagemagick and graphicsmagick with the application), please let me know!

    Usage

    hi8
    

    Contributing

    Contributions welcome! Please read the contributing guidelines first.

    Change Log

    This project has a change log!

    Credit

    Sunflower icon created by Federico Panzano from Noun Project. Used under the CC BY 3.0 US license.

    Resources

    Here are some useful links if you're interested in learning more about the Himawari-8 satellite.

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    ISC

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    npm i hi8

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