What's New

Optimized for iOS 8.
iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus support.

App Description

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.

Features

- 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).

iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 24, 2011 New version 1.3.1
  • September 02, 2011 Price decrease: $0.99 -> FREE!
  • September 03, 2011 Price increase: FREE! -> $0.99
  • September 03, 2011 Price increase: FREE! -> $0.99
  • October 04, 2011 New version 2.0
  • October 11, 2011 New version 2.1
  • January 25, 2012 Price decrease: $0.99 -> FREE!
  • January 27, 2012 Price increase: FREE! -> $0.99
  • September 25, 2012 New version 2.2
  • September 26, 2012 Price decrease: $0.99 -> FREE!
  • September 28, 2012 Price increase: FREE! -> $0.99
  • March 06, 2013 Price decrease: $0.99 -> FREE!
  • March 08, 2013 Price increase: FREE! -> $0.99
  • March 16, 2013 New version 3.0
  • March 25, 2013 New version 3.0.1
  • March 29, 2013 New version 3.0.2
  • April 21, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • May 24, 2013 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • May 27, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • June 27, 2013 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • July 01, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • August 16, 2013 New version 3.1
  • August 27, 2013 New version 3.2
  • September 04, 2013 New version 3.2.1
  • October 05, 2013 New version 4.0
  • October 12, 2013 New version 4.0.1
  • October 17, 2013 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • October 21, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • February 13, 2014 Price decrease: $1.99 -> FREE!
  • February 15, 2014 Price increase: FREE! -> $1.99
  • July 09, 2014 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • July 11, 2014 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • May 03, 2015 New version 4.1

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