Sky Guide

Sky Guide

Sky Guide

By Fifth Star Labs LLC

  • Category: Reference
  • Release Date: 2013-05-06
  • Current Version: 8.1.9
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 221.92 MB
  • Developer: Fifth Star Labs LLC
  • Compatibility: iOS 12.0+
Score: 4.85
4.85
From 218,015 Ratings

Description

Sky Guide makes stargazing simple. Just hold it overhead to automatically find stars, constellations, planets, satellites and more. With so many fun and powerful features, there is something for all ages and experience levels! “Close to perfect.” -CNET “It’s a dazzling piece of software…” -David Pogue “Sky Guide is one of the coolest apps in the App Store…” -Inverse - Apple Design Award 2014 - #1 app reached in 92 countries Is it a star or the planet Mars? Knowing what's up in your night sky is now effortless with Sky Guide. Hold your iPhone or iPad up and Sky Guide automatically aligns itself to the stars above you—no setup required. Have you ever wished you could recognize the constellations but didn't want to study those paper star charts? Sky Guide's augmented reality (AR) mode makes learning your way around the sky clear and effortless. Whether you're in search of the constellation Virgo, the Andromeda Galaxy or the next big meteor shower, Sky Guide is jam-packed with information and rich graphics that will satisfy the most curious minds. Voyage to the past and future with cinematic time controls. Know where the Moon will be later in the evening so you can capture that perfect photo. See what the sky looked like the moment you were born or be an eyewitness to history's greatest comets. It's a star! It's a plane! No, it's a satellite! Sky Guide features hundreds of bright satellites for you to identify and track. You can also receive notifications whenever the International Space Station flies over your location. Use Sky Guide anywhere—on your evening dog walk, camping trips or in the classroom. The app works with or without Wi-Fi, cellular service or GPS, so everything is at your fingertips no matter where you go. Additional Features: - Huge stellar catalog: 2.5 million stars! - Filter: X-ray the sky and explore invisible wonders. - Red night mode: Preserve your dark-adapted eyesight. - Notification Center Widget: At-a-glance essentials including rise and set times for the Sun, Moon and planets. - Apple Watch: Sky Guide can send you a notification when an event is about to happen in the skies above your location, like when the International Space Station is due to fly over. You can also keep tabs on the latest solar activity or add our super-accurate Moon Complication to your Apple Watch face. Optional Features: - Sky Guide SUPERMASSIVE. This extensive add-on gives you access to incredible high definition zooming, 680× larger star and deep sky catalogs, and exclusive cinematic tours. Join the millions who have discovered a more personal connection to the stars with Sky Guide. It might forever change the way you look up. Terms of use: https://fifthstarlabs.com/terms-of-use

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Reviews

I love it !!!

5
My and my son enjoy the Sky during the Night with this App.
By daniel241082

Best ever

5
Love it! Helped us get a much faster siting on the comet!
By Antikbabe

Eye-opening

5
This is one of the best apps I’ve ever downloaded. How it merges comprehensive science, astronomy, design, myth, and storytelling is so beautiful and informative. This app has taught me so much and inspires hope by reminding me of the vastness and majesty of space. I will never stop using this app, it just has so much to offer.
By Michael R. Aguilar

Not good at all

2
Not good anymore, use to love it but then found problems right away, 1: whenever you click on a really distant star it won’t show the name and that white circle around the distant star only supports close stars 2: the supermassive upgrade is lame because skyview *not free* presents you all the planets in very big forms and stuff NASA launched but I never found anything that NASA launched on sky guide for even cheaper 3: Overpriced, for not a really good app it just doesn’t show a lot of things and I just figured this out, they use the really distant stars that you can’t even click for design making you think it’s real
By 1221192

Compass not working

3
Loved this app for years, however recently have problems in that compass doesn’t match a real compass. So I will see the moon and point iPad at the moon, and something else pops up on the app. It’s a humbug.
By donna-lea

Doesn’t support family sharing unlike advertised

1
The app description says that it supports family sharing. And I have family sharing enabled and I have purchased this app. But when I try to install on my spouse’s phone we are charged full price! Such a farce.
By Wisebrat

Amazing app but...

4
The only thing that would be amazing is if you guys could add vr support. It would be amazing!!! Please devs, please make this a thing.
By DanTheSecurityMan

Love it

5
Cool functions and good accuracy.
By Jay52955

Nice but

4
I noticed after a while my app started glitching when i would zoom into stars... still doing needs a big fix asap
By RueB934

Good

5
Best
By ap5x5

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