WinStars 3 - Astronomy APK is a free app listed in Education Apps. Download this apk on your android phone to install this app
(Minimum recommended configuration: Android 6.0 with 1.5 GB of Ram minimum and openGL ES 3.0. The software contains no ads.)
WinStars 3 is a planetarium for almost any platform. Employing 3D technology to display our solar system in a realistic manner, users may tour the planets, follow a space probe on its long voyage, or observe a celestial event from a distant world, as well as receiving the latest astrophysical news from a live feed.
Updates add new features and functionality, transforming it into an advanced educational tool for discovering our Universe.
- Gaia DR2 catalogue with more than 1.7 billion stars (internet connection needed). - More than 30,000 galaxies, nebulae, star clusters (OpenNGC + EDD Catalogues). - A direction of observation which is easily controlled by a mouse and in real time. - A precise representation of the observable sky from a point on the earth’s surface on a given date. - A 3D interface to give more realism to celestial objects. - Virtual textures to display high resolution surface details of planets. - Travel throughout the solar system, to over 200,000 stars, the edge of our galaxy and beyond. - Follows the latest scientific news by downloading additional modules. - A calculation of notable astronomical phenomena visible from an observation point on the earth. - Detailed information about each object. - A calculation of the positions of the principal satellites of Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune, of comets and of asteroids. - An outline of the celestial equator, the ecliptic, and a grid of azimuthal and equatorial coordinates. - A 3D outline of the planetary orbits. - drives a large range of telescopes. - Internet resources are also available: updated comets and asteroids’ elements, querying of DSS (Digitized Sky Survey) servers to obtain a photograph of that portion of the sky being displayed by the program, a notice of the visibility of artificial satellites, etc. - Automatic modules updates. - Available languages: english, french, german, spanish, russian.
By purchasing the full version of WinStars 3 (2.99€), you will be able to access all the functions of the software, and in particular :
- Access to the entire catalogue Gaia DR2. - a digital version of a photographic atlas covering the entire sky (Digitized Sky Survey function). - high-resolution textures of the Moon, Mars and Earth, - additional modules (3D models, additional catalogues, scientific news...)
Documentation : https://winstars.net/docs/en
Visit https://winstars.net/en for more information about the software, access to forums and suggest new features.