SkyView® - Explore the Universe

SkyView® - Explore the Universe

By Terminal Eleven LLC

  • Category: Education
  • Release Date: 2010-12-10
  • Current Version: 3.5.1
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 89.10 MB
  • Developer: Terminal Eleven LLC
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later.
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 5,414 Ratings

Description

SkyView® brings stargazing to everyone. Simply point your iPhone, iPad, or iPod at the sky to identify stars, constellations, planets, satellites, and more! Over 1.7 million downloads. App Store Rewind 2011 -- Best Education App “If you've ever wanted to know what you're looking at in the night sky, this app is the perfect stargazer's companion.” – CNET "If you’ve ever been looking for a stargazing app for your iPhone, then this [is] definitely the one to get." – AppAdvice “SkyView is an Augmented Reality app that lets you see just what delights the sky has to offer.” – 148Apps Editor’s Choice You don't need to be an astronomer to find stars or constellations in the sky, just open SkyView® and let it guide you to their location and identify them. SkyView® is a beautiful and intuitive stargazing app that uses your camera to precisely spot and identify celestial objects in sky, day or night. Find all 88 constellations as they fade in and out while you scan across the sky, locate every planet in our solar system, discover distant galaxies, and witness satellite fly-bys. Features: • Simple: Point your device at the sky to identify galaxies, stars, constellations, planets, and satellites (including the ISS and Hubble) passing overhead at your location. • Sighting Events: schedule alerts for upcoming celestial events. • Apple Watch: see what objects are visible tonight and how to spot them using your Apple Watch. • Today Widget: brand new iOS 8 today widget lets you quickly see upcoming celestial events. • Night Mode: Preserve your night vision with red or green night mode filters. • Augmented Reality (AR): Use your camera to spot objects in the sky, day or night. • Sky Paths: Follow the sky track for any object to see it’s exact location in the sky on any date and time. • Comprehensive: Includes thousands of stars, planets, and satellites with thousands of interesting facts. • Time Travel: Jump to the future or the past and see the sky on different dates and times. • Social: Capture and share beautiful images with friends and family on social networks. • Mobile: WiFi is NOT required (does not require a data signal or GPS to function). Take it camping, boating, or even flying! What a fun way to teach yourself, your children, your students, or your friends about our wonderful universe!

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Reviews

  • Amazing

    5
    By halo flame
    This app is educational and fun wich is a perfect way to teach about the planets and constellations 🌌 in all I love this apppppp
  • My first download was perfect, not so much now.

    4
    By Edin Hubble
    Sky map will not calibrate to the correct compass heading. I have tried manual and automatic settings, but it drifts away by at least30-degrees. Makes pinpointing a specific object difficult. Is this a new bug?
  • Love it!

    5
    By damselfly62
    Great app!!
  • Love it!!!

    5
    By Gunslenger1959
    I have over the years had the free Version of this app and love it never had a Single problem with it. It’s always work really well. So with all the telescopes that I own I bought this and have never ever regretted it I’ve tried others but this one here seems to be the best one out that’s why I gave it five stars would love to been able to give it six. I’ve had it on a lot of phones over the years both iPhones and androids alike.
  • Shaddad Alzahrani

    5
    By شدو الزهراني
    Good application
  • Awesome App

    5
    By nene1961
    Can watch for hours.
  • Love

    5
    By michaelbcosta
    Love this app.
  • Love it

    5
    By The man who never was
    Easy to use, and the easiest to view of several I've tried.
  • Love it here in Hawaii

    5
    By Lagrive333
    Can't wait to use it on our barge in France. It works like a dream. Continues to be the best of the best
  • Life Changing

    5
    By JKevinT
    My Beautiful Bride of 12 years, and myself, have decided to live in an RV. After work we go to where ever the RV is parked for the weak and enjoy the freedom we have found! This wonderful app has opened our eyes to the magnificent sky our God has created. Doesn’t matter day or night, we are constantly searching for new things we’ve never seen. I love this app!! It’s detail is stunning!!! Standing on top of my RV, the view is magnificent!!!!!

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