GoSkyWatch Planetarium - Astronomy Night Sky Guide at App Store analyse

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Developer: GoSoftWorks
Price: 0 free
Current version: 9.1, last update: 8 months ago
First release : 11 Jul 2008
App size: 97.64 Mb
4.8 ( 6688 ratings )
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Easily and quickly identify and locate stars, planets, comets, constellations, galaxies and more by simply pointing to the sky. Your personal telescope to the wonders in the night sky. Go outside and explore with GoSkyWatch Planetarium.

***** As seen in Apples iPad 2 event
***** Featured on ABCs "The View"
***** Featured in "Wired" magazine

One download for your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. We dont think you should pay twice for the same app on a bigger screen.


--- What People Are Saying

"Powerful and easy to use, with excellent animation and the widest zoom range." — D.Schroeder, University professor

"GoSkyWatch Planetarium should not be missed regardless of whether you are a casual or hard-core fan of astronomy." — AppAdvice

"I have more than 10 astronomy apps on my iPhone and this is by far the best. Everything I need and easy to use." — Pat, iTunes reviewer


--- What makes GoSkyWatch different to other apps?

• Easy to use — No buttons to press or modes to select, just point to the sky to start exploring.

• Designed specially for efficient outdoor use.

• Touch free identification — Information pops up on screen as you move. Great for those cold nights with gloves on!

• Popup images — No need to keep zooming in and out just to see what is out there.

• Full 180 degree display — See at a glance what is in the sky and where without having to pan around.

• Dont need to hold level — Displays the sky view and information at the correct orientation when held at any angle not just landscape or portrait.

• Gyroscope compass auto calibration — No need to calibrate the gyroscope. Advanced adaptive algorithms for smooth and accurate positioning.

• Planets shown with relative brightness to stars — No oversized graphics that prevent you from distinguishing a planet from surrounding stars.

• Unique target identification — Touch drag scheme for greatest accuracy since your finger doesnt hide what you are trying to identify.

• Minimal on screen text — Stars and planets easier to identify since they are not covered by text.


Features:

Identify
• On screen object name, brightness and distance
• Contains all stars visible to the naked eye
• Light adjustment for viewing conditions
• Red light mode for night vision
• Touchless navigation even for the iPod touch without a compass.

Find
• Looking for a planet, star, comet, constellation or galaxy? Just use the finder and let the arrow guide the way
• Search stars and DSOs sorted by name, distance or magnitude
• Moon phase calendar
• Sun rise/set times

Explore
• Day, sidereal and time lapse animation
• Over 200 images of planets and deep sky objects
• Messier and Caldwell catalogs with images
• Actual image taken of the Milky Way
• Below horizon display
• Look back in time with the birthday star search. Find out how old you were for the star light seen.

Learn
• Constellation images, boundaries and patterns
• Solar system, star, comet, DSO, constellation Wikipedia
• Ian Ridpaths constellation StarTales
• Interactive graphical ephemeris
• Planet, star, constellation and DSO ephemeris data

More
• High performance graphics
• Easy setup using auto location or built in city list
• Location favorites

* No internet connection required. Internet optionally used for auto location, viewing Wikipedia information and StarTales.

Many more enhancements to come as free updates.

* See web site for video demo
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7 night sky astronomy guide 8 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
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16 star walk hd 13 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
17 star walk ™ hd 13 ⭐️⭐️
18 star walk Spain 13 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
19 star walker 15 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
20 sky go app Germany 16 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
21 skyguide 17 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
22 sky guide USA 18 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
23 starwalk 19 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
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Available in countries
Country Price
Canada 5.49 CAD
China 25 CNY
France 4.49 EUR
Germany 4.49 EUR
Italy 4.49 EUR
Netherlands 4.49 EUR
Portugal 4.49 EUR
Spain 4.49 EUR
Poland 4.49 EUR
UK 3.99 GBP
India 299 INR
Japan 480 JPY
Poland 18.99 PLN
Russia 299 RUB
Turkey 17.99 TRY
USA 3.99 USD
Korea, Republic Of 4.39 USD
Ukraine 3.99 USD
Available for devices
iPad2Wifi, iPad23G, iPhone4S, iPadThirdGen, iPadThirdGen4G, iPhone5, iPodTouchFifthGen, iPadFourthGen, iPadFourthGen4G, iPadMini, iPadMini4G, iPhone5c, iPhone5s, iPadAir, iPadAirCellular, iPadMiniRetina, iPadMiniRetinaCellular, iPhone6, iPhone6Plus, iPadAir2, iPadAir2Cellular, iPadMini3, iPadMini3Cellular, iPodTouchSixthGen, iPhone6s, iPhone6sPlus, iPadMini4, iPadMini4Cellular, iPadPro, iPadProCellular, iPadPro97, iPadPro97Cellular, iPhoneSE, iPhone7, iPhone7Plus, iPad611, iPad612, iPad71, iPad72, iPad73, iPad74, iPhone8, iPhone8Plus, iPhoneX,

Latest version GoSkyWatch Planetarium - Astronomy Night Sky Guide: 9.1

- Screenshot updates

Apps Changes History:
  • 9 months ago: New App Version 9.0 ☛ 9.1
  • 11 months ago: New App Version 8.1 ☛ 9.0
  • 2 years ago: New App Version 8.0 ☛ 8.1
  • 2 years ago: New App Version 7.1 ☛ 8.0
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Superbe application ,très ludique surtout sur ipad2

Parfait

Un peu troublant au début. Mais une fois que lon a pris le truc, cette appli est tout simplement parfaite. Jadore les modes de défilement du temps...

Superbe

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Pas mal

Plutôt bien fait mai difficile à maîtriser.

De Bella

Moi sais super maime avec un 3GS

Excellent

Excellent pour toute la famille!

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