Editors' Note: The download button opens the iTunes App Store, where you may continue the download process. You must have iTunes installed with an active iTunes account in order to download and install the software. This download may not be available in some countries.
SkyView Free brings stargazing to everyone, and it's totally free! Simply point your iPhone, iPad, or iPod at the sky to identify stars, constellations, satellites, and more!Over 5 million downloadsApp Store Rewind 2011 -- Best Education AppIf you've ever wanted to know what you're looking at in the night sky, this app is the perfect stargazer's companion. CNET "If youve ever been looking for a stargazing app for your iPhone, then this [is] definitely the one to get." AppAdvice SkyView is an Augmented Reality app that lets you see just what delights the sky has to offer. 148Apps Editors ChoiceYou don't need to be an astronomer to find stars or constellations in the sky, just open SkyView Free and let it guide you to their location and identify them. SkyView Free is a beautiful and intuitive stargazing app that uses your camera to precisely spot and identify celestial objects in sky, day or night. Find your favorite constellations as they fade in and out while you scan across the sky, locate the Moon, discover distant galaxies, and witness satellite fly-bys.Features: Simple: Point your device at the sky to identify galaxies, stars, constellations and satellites (including the ISS and Hubble) passing overhead at your location. Augmented Reality (AR): Use your camera to spot objects in the sky, day or night. Sky Paths: Follow the daily sky tracks for the Sun and Moon to see their exact locations in the sky on any date & time. Time Travel: Jump to the future or the past and see the sky on different dates and times. Social: Capture and share beautiful images with friends and family on social networks. Mobile: WiFi is NOT required (does not require a data signal or GPS to function). Take it camping, boating, or even flying! Supports Space Navigator binoculars, spotting scope, and telescopes.What a fun way to teach yourself, your children, your students, or your friends about our wonderful universe!
What's new in this version:
- Supports 64-bit devices for improved performance- Supports Space Navigator binoculars, spotting scope, and telescopes.- Bug fixes for iOS 8