Starlight - Explore the Stars
Point your iPhone or iPad like a magic lens into the night sky, and see in real time what stars, planets, and constellations hover above.
This app is a streamlined, sharp, sky viewer that is gorgeous to look at. See constellations come to life against a vibrant backdrop of stars, each colored according to their actual stellar classification. Amaze your friends and educate your kids with this impressive app.
* New Augmented reality mode!
* Information at your fingertips. Learn about stars and planets. Discover trivia connecting stars to some of your favorite science fiction Learn the folklore behind constellations.
* Lightning-fast navigation.
* Over 100,000 stars from the Hipparcos database, painted accurately according to their spectral type.
* All 88 western constellations.
* Planets of the solar system. (We threw in Pluto because we're sentimental.)
* See a real-time map of the sky, day or night.
* Detailed information on hundreds of celestial objects from stars to planets to solar system objects.
* Powerful zoom feature allows you to pinpoint star clusters and examine planets.
* View the sky beneath the horizon. Know where the sun is, even at night!
* Supports both motion and touch navigation. Point your device at the sky and the app will track what you see.
Starlight is an ever-expanding tour of the Cosmos with new content planned regularly.
New Augmented Reality mode! The perfect app for a romantic Valentine's Day.