Mars24
Mars24
8.1.0

4.9

Mars24 free download for Mac

Mars248.1.0

24 October 2020

Sunclock of Mars, displays orbital positions, and more.

Overview

Mars24 is a Java-based application which displays a Mars "sunclock", a graphical representation of Mars showing the current sun- and night sides of Mars, along with a numerical readout of the time in a 24-hour format. Other displays include a plot showing the relative orbital positions of Mars and Earth and a diagram showing the position of Sun and Earth for a given location on Mars.

What's new in Mars24

Version 8.1.0:
Added:
  • Planned NASA's Perseverance (aka, Mars 2020) landing site and mission clock.
  • Planned ESA/Roscosmos's ExoMars 2022 landing site. (Note: Mission previously listed as ExoMars 2020.)
Library updates:
  • Apache pdfbox to v. 2.0.18
  • Pdfbox-graphics to v. 0.23
  • Slf4j to v. 1.7.30
  • GISSmap to v. 2.5.0
Bugfix:
  • Logger exception if saving display image as PDF
  • Seeming app hang if saving display image as PS
Other:
  • Code de-linting and minor optimizations
  • Notarized in order to pass new Gatekeeper security test

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How would you rate Mars24 app?

6 Reviews of Mars24

4.75
Anonymous
13 January 2004
Version: 5.1.2

Most helpful

Cool! It seems that some people at NASA are using Macs! Nice little program - it's fun to see where all the different mars probes landed - and view all the different projections.. Check it out.
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Anonymous
15 November 2004
Version: 5.2.3
Doesn't launch on OS X 10.3.6.
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4.75
Anonymous
21 February 2004
Version: 5.2
I can see my house!
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4.75
Anonymous
13 January 2004
Version: 5.1.2
Cool! It seems that some people at NASA are using Macs! Nice little program - it's fun to see where all the different mars probes landed - and view all the different projections.. Check it out.
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5
Schmelding
31 October 2003
Version: 5.1
Useful for planning your next Martian vacation. You tax dollars at work! (Actually, I like this app.)
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5
Anonymous
05 August 2003
Version: 5.0.2
Nice, fun and free :-)
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5
fxt
01 August 2003
Version: 5.0.1
bravo! lots of useful time and mapping information wrapped up in a pleasant interface. thanks for releasing this.
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4.9

App requirements: 
  • Intel 64
  • Intel 32
  • OS X 10.8.0 or later
License: 
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