SkySafari Plus shows you 2.5 million stars, and 32,000 deep sky objects; including the entire NGC/IC catalog, and 7,000 asteroids, comets, and satellites with updatable orbits. Plus, state of the art mobile telescope control.
If you haven't used SkySafari Plus before, here's what you can do with it:
- Hold your device up, and SkySafari 6 Plus will find stars, constellations, planets, and more!
- Simulate the night sky up to 10,000 years in the past or future! Animate meteor showers, conjunctions, eclipses, and other celestial events.
- Learn the history, mythology, and science of astronomy! Browse over 1500 object descriptions and astronomical images. Explore NASA space missions! Stay up-to-date with SkyWeek for all major sky events every day!
- Control your telescope, log and plan your observations.
- Night Vision - Preserve your eyesight after dark.
- Orbit Mode. Leave the Earth’s surface behind, and fly through our solar system.
- Time Flow - Follow the motion of sky objects as days, months, and years are compressed into a few seconds.
- Advanced Search - Find objects using properties other than their name.
- Support for Apple Watch!
- Tonight at a Glance: the Sun, Moon, Planets, ISS, and Iridium flares in one handy view!
- Notifications when the ISS will pass overhead, when Iridium satellites flare, and more!