Celestial navigation app with
-star finder chart, with animation
- calculation of lines of position (intercept/delta)
- celestial object data
- meridian passage calculation
- running fix
- astronomical position calculations, with two or more star observations
Program can be set to use device's sensors (gyro, compass)
to position the star finder chart in real time and
record celestial object approximate altitude.
Note that you still need a sextant
to do celestial navigation, but the phone
sensors may be used for training
Same software runs on iPads and iPhones, with the same features.
User Manual with celestial navigation tutorial included.
- fixed LOP transport on iphone
Ratings and Reviews
Worked great till IOS9
The app was great and worked beautifully till IOS9. So far it just quits right away as soon as the app is started. I hope it is fixed soon with an update.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.