The world wide best selling smart phone astronomy app Star Chart.
Star Chart Infinite
The best selling smart phone astronomy app comes to Android!
Now you can have a virtual star chart in your pocket! Look through the eyes of your Android device* to see a virtual window into the whole visible universe.
All you have to do is point your Android device* at the sky and Star Chart will tell you exactly what you are looking at.
- Using state of the art GPS technology, an accurate 3D universe, and all of the latest high tech functionality, Star Chart calculates – in real time – the current location of every star and planet visible from Earth and shows you precisely where they are; even in broad daylight!
- Want to know what that bright star is called? Point your device at it – you might just find out it’s a planet!
- Want to know what the night sky looks like to people on the other side of the earth? Well just point your device down!
- Want to know where your star sign is in the sky? Star Chart will tell you all this and more.
- Star Charts features include:
– Just point and view. No need to scroll around the screen to find out what you are looking at*.
- – Alternatively, look around the sky using finger gestures – perfect for armchair astronomers!
- – Supports dynamic device orientation viewing. Allows you to view the night sky whilst holding your Android device at any angle.
- – Accurately depicts all the visible stars of the northern and southern hemispheres – a total of over 5000 stars!
- – Displays all the planets of the solar system, plus the sun and the moon.
- – Displays all 88 constellations, with constellation imagery based on the beautiful artwork by 15th century astronomer Johannes Hevelius.
- – Includes entire Messier catalogue of exotic deep sky objects.
- – Tap on anything in the sky and get the facts on what you are looking at, including distance and brightness.
- – Very powerful zoom function, lets you view the sky in extra detail, using intuitive finger gestures.
- – Fully configurable. Star Chart displays only the sky objects that you are interested in.
- – Allows you to view the sky underneath the horizon (unlike other more expensive applications). So now you can see where the sun is, even at night!
- – Manually set your location to find out what the sky looks like from anywhere in the world.
- – Full search feature
- – Installable on an SD card
- * Fixed the strange camera distortion issues when in AR Mode, which affected some devices, like the HTC One.
- * Fixes crash on some older OS versions when notifications were triggered.
Requires Android:4.0 and up
APK 50 MB