Orbit Designer (beta)

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Interactively design and explore satellite orbit geometries right on your device! Manipulate the satellite orbit and see the effects of the orbit and ground track in real time. See the earth from the satellites point of view.

*** This is a beta version, please send me any force close reports or email any suggestions you may have to improve this app.

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Features:
- manipulate the Keplarian elements
- show orbit and ground track
- view ground from the satellite's point of view
- load example orbits as a starting point for your design

Currently planned features to be added:
- manipulate other orbit element types (i.e. Equinoctial)
- show ground visibility region
- add orbital maneuver and see the effect on the orbit


Tags: satellite, orbit, ISS, GEO, space, hubble
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What's New

V 0.5
- Code re-write
- Added input boxes for elements
- Improved animation controls
- Added usage introduction

V 0.4
- Added Earth equator
- Added Equatorial plane

V 0.3
- Added ability to move the app to the SD card
- Fixed not switching to the correct layout for the screen orientation

V 0.2
- Fixed issue with options menu not showing

V 0.1
- Initial beta release
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Additional Information

Updated
May 27, 2014
Size
5.0M
Installs
10,000+
Current Version
0.5
Requires Android
2.3 and up
Content Rating
Unrated
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In-app Products
$0.99 per item
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Offered By
Five For Five Apps
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