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SkyView is an Augmented Reality app that lets you see just what delights the sky has to offer.
What's Newâ€˘ Smart app design, self-optimizes for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
â€˘ Star visibility slider to increase or reduce the number of visible stars
â€˘ Increased render speed of 3D scene for a smoother look at the universe
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App DescriptionSkyViewâ„˘ brings stargazing to everyone. Simply point your iPhone, iPad, or iPod at the sky to identify stars, constellations, planets, satellites, and more!
Over 1 million downloads
App Store Rewind 2011 -- Best Education App
â€śIf you've ever wanted to know what you're looking at in the night sky, this app is the perfect stargazer's companion.â€ť
"If youâ€™ve ever been looking for a stargazing app for your iPhone, then this [is] definitely the one to get."
â€śSkyView is an Augmented Reality app that lets you see just what delights the sky has to offer.â€ť
â€“ 148Apps Editorâ€™s Choice
You don't need to be an astronomer to find stars or constellations in the sky, just open SkyViewâ„˘ and let it guide you to their location and identify them. SkyViewâ„˘ 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.
â€˘ 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.
â€˘ Augmented Reality (AR): Use your camera to spot objects in the sky, day or night.
â€˘ Sky Paths: Follow the daily sky tracks for the Sun, Moon, and Planets to see their exact locations in the sky on any date & time.
â€˘ Comprehensive: Includes thousands of stars, planets, and satellites with thousands of interesting facts.
â€˘ Time Travel: Jump to the future or the past and see the sky on different dates and times.
â€˘ Social: Capture and share beautiful images with friends and family on social networks.
â€˘ 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!
September 30, 2013 Price Decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
September 29, 2013 Price Decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
September 20, 2013 Price Decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
December 10, 2010 Initial Release