Description

The Exoplanet app is a highly visual and interactive catalogue of all known exoplanets. Exoplanets are planets orbiting stars beyond our own Solar System. It is frequently updated whenever new discoveries are confirmed. An amazing model of the Milky Way lets you explore our universe all the way from the Solar System to the cosmic microwave background. This app has been developed and is maintained by a professional astronomer.

Main features:

* Interactive visualisations and animations.
* Physical properties of all detected exoplanets and their host stars, updated on a daily basis.
* Stunning 3D model of our Milky Way showing the location of all known exoplanets. You can zoom into any planetary system, explore how the night sky and the constellations look from the surface of other planets, or zoom out and see other local galaxies and galaxy clusters as well as the cosmic microwave background.
* Visualisations of exoplanet orbits and the habitable zone.
* Push notifications are sent out whenever a new planet is discovered.
* Augmented reality sky map: point the phone towards the sky to find an exoplanet!
* Interactive multi-touch correlation plots.
* Extensive background information on exoplanets and detection methods.
* Full support of planets in binary, triple, quadruple systems and orphan planets.
* Real-time ray tracing on the GPU.
* Experimental support for Philips hue (changes the color of the light bulbs according to the temperature of the currently selected star).
* Includes alternative identifiers from Uwingu.


Send comments, questions and suggestions to the developer at exoplanet@hanno-rein.de

You can also follow exoplanet announcements and updates on Twitter and Facebook:
http://twitter.com/ExoplanetApp
http://facebook.com/ExoplanetApp

What’s New

Version 17.1.0

- Enhanced Milky Way model
- Optional Gaia add-on which shows stars from the data release 1 (Gaia DR1 TGAS)
- Optimized for iPhone X

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5
41 Ratings

41 Ratings

crstnkmbrlylrn1979 ,

Awesome

Love this app- easy to use... the only program I've ever found with a up to date and complete version of whats out there! Very cool!

Ionkill ,

Simple and effective.

Always love the updated info of the dark voids of space! Design of the app is great.

Summer Yard Guy ,

Nice app to keep up to date with Exoplanets

This app provides a lot of information (as it appears) about any exoplanets that have been discovered. Nice being able to read info on the planet(s) and the star as well.

Information

Seller
Hanno Rein
Size
133.8 MB
Category
Education
Compatibility

Requires iOS 11.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Apple TV.

Languages

English, French, German, Japanese, Simplified Chinese

Age Rating
Rated 4+
Copyright
© 2018 Hanno Rein
Price
Free
In-App Purchases
  1. Galaxy Clusters and CMB $1.39
  2. Asteroids $1.39
  3. Ad Free Version $2.79

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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