SkEye | Astronomy

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SkEye | Astronomy

SkEye is an advanced Planetarium that can also be used as a PUSHTO guide for telescopes. Ever wondered what objects are up in the sky? Now you can get familiar with Astronomy by identifying stars, planets, and constellations. Also look up deep sky objects from the Messier and NGC catalogs. If you have a telescope, just strap the phone onto the OTA and you get a PUSHTO guide! ? Features ?• Time machine : Jump to any date in past or future ?• Real time Alt-Azimuth and Equatorial coordinates ?• Messier objects ?• mini-NGC catalog (subset of ~180 bright objects) ?• Solar system objects including all 8 planets and the 4 Galilean moons ?• Night Mode ?• Search, with a guiding arrow ?• Alt-Azimuth, Equatorial grid ? Queries? Send an email to hi.skeye@gmail.com. ? Tips: ?• For better accuracy, calibrate the magnetic sensors by waving the phone in a figure-8 motion of your hands. ?• For advanced use read: http://lavadip.com/skeye/documentation.html ? Upcoming features: ?• More deep sky objects, Satellites and Asteroids ?• Support for DSC with encoders

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  • Highligths
    Without doubts this is surely the best planetarium app on the market”
    A good way to introduction for astronomy and creating interest”
    It helps me find the stars user friendly
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- As an amateur astronomer
    Great way to explore the night sky with the kids”
    This is definitely the best app for star gazing”
    Time machine jump to any date in past or future”
    Search function has made my stargazing far more interesting”
    Night mode now gives me a blank red screen”
    Probably the most interesting feature is the " Time Travel " setting”
  • Keep in mind
    Doesn't automatically acquire my gps location

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