Lynkeos is a Cocoa (Mac OS X) application dedicated to the processing of astronomical (mainly planetary) images taken with a webcam through a telescope.

It runs on Intel Macintoshes. It is optimized for vectorized instructions sets (SSE) and for multiprocessor and multicore machines.


  • Native macOS app
  • Optimized for vector units
  • Optimized for multi cores / multiprocessors
  • Adapted to planetary and deep sky images
  • Expandable via Plugins
  • Supports multiple languages: French, Italian, English, Spanish

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The app is released under the GNU General Public License version 2.0 (GPLv2).