Amazing Universe for iPhone
By GUILIN YIN
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Do you like stars? Are you astronomy enthusiasts? Do you want to know what’s in the sky and outer space? Do you want to have a space travel by a time machine? If all your answer is “Yes”, then this is the one just for you!
Amazing Universe is the best application in the app store for one want to intimate contact the universe. The application labels all the stars, constellations, and satellites you point your iPhone at. You can track the ISS, find out what constellation you’ve been looking at from your bedroom window and get a lot of exciting and educative information. With the application you can know where the Sun rise and set, when there will be a Full Moon, where is the constellation Orion, how to travel with the time machine.
You are an astronomy expert now!
- More than 3,500,000 stars, 80,000 fascinating Deep Sky objects, with detailed information for each of them
- Integrated display of information gathered from Wikipedia
- About 10,000 minor planets, 250 famous comets visiting our planet, all major and dwarf planets, as well as Earth’s Moon and the main planetary moons,
- Star Spotter - real time motion tracking tells you what stars are above you in the sky;
- Satellites Tracking - never miss ISS flying over your head again;
- Using the powerful Time Shift feature, simply tap the time button and smoothly shift up to 10,000 years forward or backward in time.
- Star Chart displays only the sky objects that you are interested in.
- 3D Mode for visualizing the universe in three dimensions
- Location-based-services (LBS) / Global Positioning System (GPS) support, or manually enter your longitude and latitude
- Time Machine - see what the sky looks like at any moment in the past or future;
- Surround yourself with beautiful 3D graphics of the Sun, Moon, planets, stars, constellations, and satellites as you point the camera to the sky
- Tap on anything in the sky and get the facts on what you are looking at, including distance and brightness.
- Scenic 3D-flights round stars, planets, moons and deep space objects
Now, have fun with this application!
Doesn't work for me...
Maybe it's the magnetic compass in my iPhone 5 that causes the issue, but this app just doesn't work for me.
This app is clearly not for novices. I found it to be terribly difficult and lacking in user support. I wasted my money, regret this purchase!
- Category: Education
- Released: Nov 06, 2012
- Version: 1.1
- Size: 119 MB
- Languages: English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
- Seller: GUILIN YIN
- © MakouSoft Inc
Compatibility: Requires iOS 3.1.2 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.