astropy 4.2.1-foss-2020b

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The Astropy Project is a community effort to develop a single core package for Astronomy in Python and foster interoperability between Python astronomy packages.

Accessing astropy 4.2.1-foss-2020b

To load the module for astropy 4.2.1-foss-2020b please use this command on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR, BEARCloud VMs, and CaStLeS VMs):

module load astropy/4.2.1-foss-2020b

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  • BlueBEAR: The OS used on BlueBEAR is represented by EL and there are several different processor (CPU) types available on BlueBEAR. More information about the processor types on BlueBEAR is available on the BlueBEAR Job Submission page.
  • BEAR and CaStLeS Cloud VMs: These VMs can have one of two OSes. Those with access to a BEAR Cloud or CaStLeS VM should check that the listed architectures for an application include the OS of VM being used. The VMs, irrespective of OS, will use the haswell CPU type.


  • astropy 4.2.1
  • extension-helpers-0.1
  • pyerfa 1.7.3

More Information

For more information visit the astropy website.


This version of astropy has a direct dependency on: foss/2020b Python/3.8.6-GCCcore-10.2.0 SciPy-bundle/2020.11-foss-2020b

Required By

This version of astropy is a direct dependent of: espdr/2.3.3-foss-2020b pymap3d/2.7.2-foss-2020b

Other Versions

These versions of astropy are available on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR, BEARCloud VMs, and CaStLeS VMs). These will be retained in accordance with our Applications Support and Retention Policy.

Last modified on 22nd October 2021