Star Chart


Star Chart

Used by over 30 million people world-wide, Star Chart provides a magical star gazing experience like no other. ***** We are aware that a few devices exhibit issues like missing settings button and AR mode not working. We are working on fixes, and will notify you as soon as we fixes are live. In the meanwhile, info on each of the bugs and access to our BETA (with potential fixes) can be found here: ***** You can now have a virtual planetarium 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 deviceº 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 Chart's 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! - Voice Control: Explore the solar system with commands like: "Fly me to the Moon" / "Go to Saturn" / "Tour Mars" / "Look at Andromeda" / "Where is the Cigar Galaxy?"[English only] - 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 120,000 stars! - Fly to and explore all the planets of the solar system, their moons and the sun all rendered in beautiful 3D with state of the art visual effects. - Displays all 88 constellations, with constellation imagery based on the beautiful artwork by 17th century astronomer Johannes Hevelius. - Includes entire Messier catalogue of exotic deep sky objects. - Using the powerful Time Shift feature allows you to shift up to 10,000 years forward or backward in time. - 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. 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 So point your Android device at the sky and see what's out there! ------------ Star Chart is published by Escape Velocity Ltd and developed by Escapist Games Ltd. We update Star Chart regularly, so please send us your feedback and feature requests to And thanks for all your feedback so far! Like us on Facebook: Follow Star Chart on Twitter: StarChartApp º Augmented Reality (AR) mode only available if your device supports it, as this feature requires a built-in compass. Manual scrolling is supported on all other devices. * Star Chart does not require internet access for normal usage. Internet access is only required initially to verify the license and subsequently when accessing the support page and external links.

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    Perfect for amateur astronomers or those looking for an interactive reference”
    Fantastically easy and makes star gazing so much more enjoyable”
    Makes identifying objects in the night sky a breeze”
    Great teaching tool for the kids”
    Mind blowing excellent”
    Best transit app
    You can set it to respond to tablet orientation”
    Amazing graphics and useful information : -D great update too”
    The smoothest most user friendly app I have ever used”
    Taking screenshots in night vision is pronlematic”
  • Keep in mind
    App constantly spams push notifications
    Can't Change Fonts Can not change the font size of names”
    Pathetic customer service
    Save your money for now unless you're on a brand new device”
    Facebook and twitter integration a waste”
    Second time it refuses to start without an Internet connection
    But extremely inaccurate when time time travel to see star position”
    No good for night time use”
    The augmented reality doesn't even work properly”

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