Star Walk - Explore the Sky


Star Walk - Explore the Sky

Star Walk is the most beautiful stargazing app you’ve ever seen on a mobile device. It will become your interactive astro guide to the night sky, following your every movement in real-time and allowing you to explore over 200, 000 celestial bodies with extensive information about stars and constellations that you find. ***Over 10 million users! Winner of Apple Design Award 2010*** “Star Walk is a remarkably in-depth and detailed astronomy app. There's so much you can do with this app” - Common sense media “Star Walk is the best stargazing application I have come across for the iPhone. Many of the features found within the application cannot be found in any others! This is one of the best developed and executed applications I have seen to hit the app store.” - iMore “This app brings the old paper star chart into the smartphone age, and makes exploring the night sky easily accessible to everyone.” - Soggy Astronomer Duran Duran's keyboard Nick Rhodes mentions Star Walk as his favorite app: “It’s brilliant, and if you’re ever somewhere with a clear sky and no light pollution, it’s a revelation. It’s beautifully designed and makes clever use of the available technology. I’m fascinated by astronomy, but even if you’re not, give this a go.” Star Walk now works with Apple Watch to alert you of upcoming astronomical events. Key features: - Night sky map with thousands of stars, constellations and other sky objects - Real-time celestial bodies tracking - Augmented reality view - Night mode - Extensive information about celestial bodies - The ability to travel in time with “Time machine” - Astronomical calendar with various celestial events - Stunning space pictures in “Picture of the Day” - A wealth of information on the amount of daylight, phase of the moon, and visibility of the planets in “Sky Live” Astronomical calendar, deep space objects, meteor showers, dwarf planets, asteroids, comets, and satellites are available through in-app purchases or a subscription. • Launch the app and point your device at the night sky, you'll see the stars, planets, satellites, and constellations in their proper place from your location. As you move your device, the star map updates in real time. • Every object you tap has an (i) next to its name, tap it to access information. • A scale on right is the “Time machine”, slide it to explore the map of the night sky of tomorrow or years ago. • A calendar of celestial events will make sure you never miss anything interesting. • Tap Augmented Reality icon in the upper right corner to add the image from your camera to your sky view. • Use Night Mode to go easy on your eyes and preserve night vision when exploring the Universe. • Star Walk is your personal planetarium. Project to a big screen with no picture quality loss. Links: STAR WALK PLUS gives you access to the calendar with astronomical events, deep space objects, meteor showers, dwarf planets, asteroids, comets, and satellites. It offers a one-week free trial followed by an auto-renewing subscription. Payment will be charged to iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase, and your account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period. Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period. Subscription may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the user's Account Settings after purchase. Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription to that publication, where applicable. Terms of use: Start your stargazing experience now!

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    Incredibly fun & effective learning tool for kids of any age”
    Its the best Star Gazing App I have out of 6 of them”
    It just comes alive and definitely had the wow factor
    Excellent app for kids to know more about solar system & galaxy”
    Indispensable teaching tool for BSA Merit Badge”
    The background music gives the feeling of venturing into the unknown”
    You can literally explore the night sky from your phone”
    I'm a pretty decent amateur astronomer with a sketchbook”
    The red night time screen option is fantastic”
    Beyond the deep space objects and night vision updates already promised”
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