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SkyView® - Explore the Universe

By Terminal Eleven LLC

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Description

SkyView® brings stargazing to everyone. Simply point your iPhone, iPad, or iPod at the sky to identify stars, constellations, planets, satellites, and more!

Over 1.3 million downloads

App Store Rewind 2011 -- Best Education App

“If you've ever wanted to know what you're looking at in the night sky, this app is the perfect stargazer's companion.”
– CNET

"If you’ve ever been looking for a stargazing app for your iPhone, then this [is] definitely the one to get."
– AppAdvice

“SkyView is an Augmented Reality app that lets you see just what delights the sky has to offer.”
– 148Apps Editor’s Choice

You don't need to be an astronomer to find stars or constellations in the sky, just open SkyView® and let it guide you to their location and identify them. SkyView® is a beautiful and intuitive stargazing app that uses your camera to precisely spot and identify celestial objects in sky, day or night. Find all 88 constellations as they fade in and out while you scan across the sky, locate every planet in our solar system, discover distant galaxies, and witness satellite fly-bys.

Features:

• Simple: Point your device at the sky to identify galaxies, stars, constellations, planets, and satellites (including the ISS and Hubble) passing overhead at your location.
• Sighting Events: schedule alerts for upcoming celestial events.
• Apple Watch: see what objects are visible tonight and how to spot them using your Apple Watch.
• Today Widget: brand new iOS 8 today widget lets you quickly see upcoming celestial events.
• Night Mode: Preserve your night vision with red or green night mode filters.
• Augmented Reality (AR): Use your camera to spot objects in the sky, day or night.
• Sky Paths: Follow the sky track for any object to see it’s exact location in the sky on any date and time.
• Comprehensive: Includes thousands of stars, planets, and satellites with thousands of interesting facts.
• Time Travel: Jump to the future or the past and see the sky on different dates and times.
• Social: Capture and share beautiful images with friends and family on social networks.
• Mobile: WiFi is NOT required (does not require a data signal or GPS to function). Take it camping, boating, or even flying!

What a fun way to teach yourself, your children, your students, or your friends about our wonderful universe!

What's New in Version 3.3

Now available for Apple Watch!

Includes:

- A beautiful Glance that tells you where to look in the sky to spot the brightest planets, stars, satellites, and space stations as they become visible throughout the night.

- A home view that elegantly displays a chronological list of the brightest events to see tonight and how to spot them.

- Customizable reminders for any future sighting event.

- Handoff support quickly opens SkyView on your iPhone and guides you to any object currently selected on your Apple Watch!

Happy Stargazing!

(To use Handoff, simply select any object in the SkyView watch app to view spotting details. Then, swipe up the small SkyView icon on your iPhone located in the lower left of your lock screen. SkyView will open on your phone and show you the selected sky object's nighttime course through the sky so you know exactly where to find it.)

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Customer Reviews

I love it, but the calibration is off...

If I wrote this a couple of months ago, I would have given 5 stars. However, about a month ago, the automatic calibration decided to stop working properly. Sometimes it's just a little off, sometimes it tells me it's noon at midnight. Other than that, I love this app. I really enjoy perusing the cosmos from my backyard. On occasion, if I find something really interesting, I'll look through my binoculars to see if it's visible. If it is, I break out the telescope to have a better look. Other times, if something can't be seen very well, I'll just Google it and enjoy the natural art that is a nebula. I highly recommend this app for anyone who's just a little curious, or even serious star-gazers, and anyone in between.

Perfect Apple Watch app! Killer app for your Watch.

Take full advantage of your new Apple Watch with what is the best Astronomy/Star Watch app out there.

It's the best astronomy app in the universe and it getting better with their latest updates. The new Watch companion quickly tells you tonight's sightings. And there's even a Glances view for your quick reference.

Works perfect on my iPad Mini, iPad Mini with a Retina Display, iPhone 5s and iPad Air 2, and iPhone 6 and 6 Plus and now Apple Watch.

I love these guys and they keep putting out phenomenal work! At this price it's a steal.

HEAVENLY!!

Excellent app! Shows stars, constellations, planets, even the Hubble telescope and space station! Has a great search feature that guides you to what you are looking for, and even shows things below the horizon and o. The other side of the earth! Amazing and fun app! Enjoy!

SkyView® - Explore the Universe
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This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad
Offers Apple Watch App for iPhone
  • $1.99
  • Category: Education
  • Updated:
  • Version: 3.3
  • Size: 98.6 MB
  • Apple Watch: Yes
  • Language: English
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Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus.

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