Education

Star Walk 2 Night Sky Guide:Stars & Planets Finder

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Published by:

Vito Technology

Version:

2.4.0.149

Released:

08. 09. 2017

Size:

N/A

Compatible:

4.0.3 and up
Star Walk 2is an impressively good looking app for astronomy stargazing at any time and place, observing planets, constellations and stars in real time.

Identify stars and planets and learn constellations in the night sky map live!

Star Walk 2 Night Sky Guide:Stars & Planets Finderis a perfect constellations, stars and planets finder and tracker which can be used by both adults and children, space amateurs and serious stargazers to learn constellations and astronomy by themselves. It is also a great educational tool for teachers to use during the natural science lessons.

Map of the Stars and Planets - Main features:

★ This astronomical telescope shows night sky map on your screen in whatever direction you are pointing the device.* To navigate, you pan your view on screen by swiping in any direction, zoom out by pinching the screen, or zoom in by stretching it. Sky observation - explore the stars!

★ Try the augmented reality view of this constellations finder. Orient your device toward the sky and this astronomy app activates your camera so you can see charted objects appear superimposed on live sky objects.

★ Lean a lot about planets of the solar system, comets, asteroids, spacecraft and nebulas, identify constellations and stars in real time. Search and find any celestial body following a special pointer on the celestial map of the sky. Enjoy sky observation!

★ Get a deeper understanding of the constellation`s scale and place in the night sky map. Enjoy observing wonderful 3D models of constellations, turn them upside down, read their stories.**

★ Touching a clock-face icon at the upper-right corner of the screen allows you select any date and time and lets you go forward or backward in time and watch the night sky, stars and constellations in fast motion.

★ Except for celestial bodies, find and study the deep-sky objects, satellites, meteor showers, extensive information about solar system, planets and constellations.** Explore the deep sky map live!

★ A slider at the left-hand edge of the screen lets you see the sky at different wavelengths. See objects that are only visible at radio, microwave, infrared, ultraviolet, X-ray, or gamma-ray frequencies.

★ The night-mode of the astronomical telescope will make sky observation and stars gazing at night time more comfortable. Find constellations and stars on the sky map day and night!

If you’ve ever said to yourself “I’d like to learn constellations and identify stars in the night sky” or wondered “Is that a star or a planet?”,Star Walk 2is the app you’ve been looking for to learn astronomy, explore space and map of the sky, watch constellations and stars in real time.

This constellations finder is one of the best astronomy applications. Night sky map live & map of the stars and planets - planetarium in your device!

*The Star Spotter feature won't work for the devices that are not equipped with the gyroscope and compass.

Celestial body list to view in this planets and stars app:

Stars: Sirius, Canopus, Alpha Centauri, Arcturus, Vega, Capella, Rigel, Spica, Castor.
Planets: Sun, Mercury,Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto.
Moons: Phobos, Deimos, Callisto, Ganymede, Europa, Io, Hyperion, Iapetus, Titan, Rhea, Dione.
Dwarf planets and asteroids: Ceres, Makemake, Haumea, Sedna, Eris, Eros
Comets: Hale-Bopp, Borrelly, Halley’s Comet, Ikeya-Zhang
Track meteor showers: Perseids, Lyrids, Aquarids, Geminids, Ursids, etc.
Learn Constellations: Andromeda, Aquarius, Aries, Cancer, Capricornus, Cassiopeia, Leo, Libra, Pisces, Scorpius, Ursa Major, etc.
Man-made missions & satellites: Curiosity, Luna 17, Apollo 11, Apollo 17, SEASAT, ERBS, ISS.

Get this sky map live & constellations finder now!

**Available through In-App purchases