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[ascl:2306.030] Butterpy: Stellar butterfly diagram and rotational light curve simulator

Butterpy simulates star spot emergence, evolution, decay, and stellar rotational light curves. It tests the recovery of stellar rotation periods using different frequency analysis techniques. Butterpy can simulate light curves of stars with variable activity level, rotation period, spot lifetime, magnetic cycle duration and overlap, spot emergence latitudes, and latitudinal differential rotation shear.

Code site:
https://github.com/zclaytor/butterpy
Described in:
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2022ApJ...927..219C
Bibcode:
2023ascl.soft06030C
Keywords: NASA

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