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*** https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/skysafari-4/id766935884?mt=8 "The best of all the star chart apps for iOS..." - The Mac Observer "Revolutionary and a game-changer..." - Sky and Telescope SkySafari's streamlined user interface puts both power and simplicity into your hands - and turns your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch into an invaluable tool for exploring the night sky. SkySafari is more than a star chart - it's your celestial travel guide! SkySafari 3 comes in three versions - this is the basic version. What you can do with SkySafari 3: • 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! • 120,000 stars, 220 of the best-known star clusters, nebulae, and galaxies. • Hundreds of images from NASA space missions, the Hubble Space Telescope, and the world's foremost astro-photographers.
• Encyclopedic descriptions of the sky objects written by professional astronomers. • Accurately shows you the sky from any place on Earth, at anytime up to 100 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*** • Apple Maps Integration: Choose your location from a built-in Maps view! • Animated Meteor Showers – with complete viewing information and spectacular graphics! • New and Updated Descriptions – for HUNDREDS of objects! • New Horizon Panoramas – Yerba Buena Gardens, Ayers Rock, Mauna Kea. Or add your own! • Complete Rewrite of Compass Code - for smoother and more accurate motion tracking! • Dozens more tweaks, bug fixes, and additions we don’t have room to list here! ***Copy and paste the following link into your browser for the NEW SkySafari 4*** https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/skysafari-4/id766935884?mt=8 Please note: there is no upgrade pricing from SkySafari's basic version to SkySafari Plus or Pro. Make sure to get the version you want!
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