Mars Globe HD
By Midnight Martian
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Take a tour of the mysterious Red Planet. This virtual globe combines a high-resolution satellite map with laser altimeter data and advanced topographic lighting to present the planet Mars as it appears from above. An Introduction and Guided Tour present some of Mars' most intriguing features. You can leave the guided tour and explore Mars as you like; over 1500 surface features have been annotated with information and links. Mars Globe HD is a must-have app for anyone interested in our solar system.
"My science classes were never like this... a terrific demo of the power of the iPad to inform and entertain." - Mel Martin, TUAW.com
*** PLEASE NOTE ***: Regular Mars Globe is a smaller download and is free. This HD version has slightly, not extremely, better resolution and rendering; it is intended for people who have already tried the free version and liked it.
What's New in Version 2.2.4
Improved spin rate, especially for iPhone 5.
Follow Mars exploration
With this app, one can follow the various spacecraft as they explore the Red Planet. The major geographic features are also displayed.
This is THE Mars app to get
...assuming you want a big, really detailed map of Mars on your phone. Great search features, shows day/night...love it!
This app is just plain amazing! It is hard to believe that it is even possible.
This is one of my favorite iPhone apps
- Category: Education
- Updated: Sep 28, 2012
- Version: 2.2.4
- Size: 492 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Michael Howard
- © 2009 Michael R. Howard
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.