SkySafari 3 Plus
Platform: iPhone & iPad
Author: Simulation Curriculum Corp.
***SkySafari has been upgraded! Copy and paste the link below into your browser for the NEW SkySafari 4 Plus*** https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/skysafari-4-plus/id766939884?mt=8 "The best of all the star chart apps for iOS..." - The Mac Observer "Revolutionary and a game-changer..." - Sky and Telescope Spaceflight has never been so easy! With SkySafari 3 Plus, you can turn your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch into a 21st-century telescope controller. SkySafari is your celestial travel guide! SkySafari 3 comes in three versions. Plus adds a hugely expanded database, wired or wireless telescope control - and the ability to fly into orbit around other objects in our Solar System - to our basic version. What you can do with SkySafari 3 Plus: • Point and hover your mobile device at the night sky to identify constellations, planets, satellites, stars, and other sky objects from your location. • Search for any object in the sky, and follow the arrow on screen to find it! • 2.5 million stars, 31,000 deep sky objects including the entire NGC/IC catalog, 4,000 asteroids, comets, and satellites with updateable orbits.
• Telescope Control – Point your GoTo or “Push-To” telescope anywhere in the sky using your device’s WiFi and our SkyFi or SkyWire! • Over 800 images from NASA space missions, the Hubble Space Telescope, and the world's foremost astro-photographers. • 1100 encyclopedic descriptions of sky objects written by professional astronomers. • Accurately shows you the sky from any place on Earth, at anytime up to 1 million years in the past or future. • Displays the Solar System's major planets and moons using NASA spacecraft imagery. • “Night” button to preserve your dark adaptation as you're exploring the night sky. • “Time Flow” Feature - follow the motion of sky objects as SkySafari compresses days, months, and years into a few seconds. • SkyWeek - interactive sky charts for each day of the week, and links to more articles on Sky and Telescope's website. • Includes all major sky events: eclipses, conjunctions, good meteor showers — miss nothing! ***TOP NEW FEATURES IN SkySafari 4 Plus*** • Completely reinvented scope control panel with new telescope equipment settings. • Animated Meteor Showers – with complete viewing information and spectacular graphics! • New and Updated Descriptions – for HUNDREDS of objects! • Log observations of objects directly from the Object Info view. • Apple Maps Integration: Choose your location from a built-in Maps view! • Advanced Search – find objects using properties other than their name, results sortable by name, number, magnitude, RA, and many other properties! • Dozens more tweaks, bug fixes, and additions we don’t have room to list here! ***Copy and paste the link below into your browser for the NEW SkySafari 4 Plus*** https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/skysafari-4-plus/id766939884?mt=8 Please Note: there is no upgrade pricing from SkySafari Plus to Pro. Make to get the version you want!
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