Star Rover - Stargazing and Night Sky Watching
By EEFan Inc.
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Do you love the starry night? Do you want to know everything in the sky? Star Rover is the fantastic planetarium for your iPhone and iPod touch. Just hold up your iPhone and Star Rover will tell you exactly what you are pointing at.
Star Rover determines your location automatically. You'll see the stars, moon, planets, constellations in their proper place from your current location. As you move your iPhone, the star map updates in real time.
Star Rover makes the virtual sky a gorgeous view. You can see star twinkling, beautiful nebulae, occasional meteor and even sunset glow in the evening.
Star Rover is very easy to use. You can simply change the sky view in settings and use pinch-to-zoom gesture for everything you want to know in the night sky.
- Over 120,000 stars.
- All 88 constellations with beautiful artworks.
- Planets and their moons with stunning graphics.
- Moon phases.
- Real images of nebulae (Messier catalogue).
- Sky objects information.
- Realistic Milky Way.
- Star twinkling.
- Equatorial and azimuthal grids.
- Realistic atmosphere, sunrise and sunset.
- Eclipse simulation.
- Sky view underneath the horizon.
- Time setting and animation.
- Manually location setting.
- Sky view sharing.
- Point and view (iPhone only, compass support required).
What's New in Version 4.1
Optimized for iOS 8.
iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus support.
Not as good as Star Chart...
I wish I found Star Chart before I bought this app. This app is laggy and visually more for constellation finding. Not as accurate as Star Chart and not intuitive, if you zoom in and then back out you have to enable the gyroscope mode again. Save your money get Star Chart!
Fantastic night sky app
The most used app on my phone. I love looking at the stars and turning on this app to see what I'm looking at. Can't wait to use it along side my telescope this summer.
Enjoy everything about this app, especially the constellation artwork. You can see the stars anytime✨
- Category: Education
- Updated: Apr 02, 2015
- Version: 4.1
- Size: 31.9 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Hanfei Yi
- © 2015 EEFan Inc.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.