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Stellarium Mobile

  • Android, iPad, iPhone
  • Free
  • age 12+

About Stellarium Mobile

Stellarium is a great app for beginners who are trying to get familiar with the night sky. It is a free planetarium with many tools and selections, important for amateur astronomers that have begun with night sky observations even with a telescope. It is easy to learn and has a lot to offer.

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What's it about

Get a fully featured planetarium app in your iOS or Android with Stellarium Mobile Sky Map. Stellarium Mobile Sky Map is a paid app which offers you a realistic view of the night skies that lets you easily see the stars, constellations and satellites.

The app gives you a realistic view just like what you see with your naked eye or with telescopes. It also offers you to easily identify the stars and constellations, their positions in the sky and accurately tells you their positions in a given time and day. The app has a catalog of more than 600,000 stars that you can see in real-time on a skymap which you can also zoom-in/out and most importantly, the 3D rendering of the major solar system, planets and their satellites.

Download Stellarium

Download the Stellarium Mobile Sky Map on iOS and Android devices now and teach the children about the vast universe.

Stellarium Alternatives

Astronomy sky-charting apps such as SkySafari, Starwalk 2 and Skyview Free are terrific for showing you what's in your sky every night. For more app to identify stars and satellites, read our Best Stargazing Apps for Android and iOS

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App Details

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Devices

Android, iPad, iPhone

Category

Skills

Critical Thinking
Thinking & Reasoning

Safeguarding

In-App Purchases - No

Publisher

Noctua Software

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Description

Stellarium Mobile is a fully-featured planetarium for your phone. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope.

Features
  • a very intuitive touch-screen interface
  • the integration of GPS positioning
  • the control of the direction of view using the device accelerometers
  • a catalog of over 600,000 stars
  • asterisms and illustrations of the constellations for several sky cultures
  • realistic Milky Way
  • realistic landscape and atmosphere with sunrise and sunset
  • 3D rendering of the major solar system planets and their satellites
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